Lasswade School War Memorial

WM name reference IWM89086


Current Location:

Lasswade High School Lasswade Centre Eskdale Drive Bonnyrigg Midlothian Lothian EH19 2LA


Description:

Three panelled oak board for WW1 with an integral extension below for a further 11 names


Campaign:

World War 1


Inscription:

1914 1918/ Panel 1-ERECTED TO THE/MEMORY OF/[13 names Anderson to Davies] Panel 2-[15 names Dewar to McDonald] Panel 3-[15 names McLean to Watson then Peacock] Across the Bottom-FORMER PUPILS OF LASSWADE SCHOOL WHO FELL IN THE WAR On the extension- Panel 1-ALSO [4 names Crawford to King] Panel 2-[4 names Lawrence to Rigby] Panel 3-[3 names Scott to Sinclair]


Surname First Name Campaign Date of Death Name of Memorial(s)
Linton William World War 1 21-5-1915 Lasswade School War Memorial View

Further information:

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If you have information on a specific memorial please send it on to the Historical Committee. The Memorial information required is:

  • Who or what formation of the Regiment is named on the memorial. What event, dates or other inscriptions on the memorial.
  • The country, nearest town/city or other details of location.
  • A description of the memorial with a photograph if possible.
  • For bigger sites a copy of any advertising information or leaflets would be useful.

Please sent any information that you find to: Michael Campbell-Lamerton


As the information on the database builds up Michael Campbell-Lamerton will be sending regular updates to Archives at RHQ who remains the point of contact about for inquiries on past members of the Regiment.