Kingussie War Memorial
WM name reference IWM53946
Opposite Duke of Gordon Hotel at south end of village High Street/Station Road junction Kingussie Badenoch And Strathspey Highland PH21 1EH
Celtic Cross of polished grey granite with carved badge of Cameron Highlanders on front at base of shaft and Gaelic motto below. Set on a square plinth of granite blocks with inset inscription/names panels. on a 2-stepped base in the centre of a circular paved area surrounded by garden beds and lawns
World War 2
Front: AIR CHUIMHNE NAN SONN NACH MAIREANN Plinth front: TO THE MEMORY/ OF OUR SOLDIERS AND SAILORS/ WHO/ DURING THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ THIS MONUMENT IS ERECTED/ IN GRATITUDE/ BY THE PEOPLE OF KINGUSSIE/ " ETERNAL HONOUR TO THE TRUE AND BRAVE,/ WHO FOR THEIR NATIVE LAND THEIR LIFE BLOOD GAVE"/ AND FOR THOSE ALSO IN 1939-1945 Left: (NAMES) Right (NAMES) Back: (NAMES WW2)
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- Who or what formation of the Regiment is named on the memorial. What event, dates or other inscriptions on the memorial.
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