Roslin War Memorial
WM name reference IWM89316
just along from the entrance to Rosslyn Chapel Penicuik Road Roslin Midlothian Lothian EH25 9LH
Celtic style cross on a pedestal of four roughly hewn stone blocks and a base. There is a WW1 tablet on the front face and a WW2 tablet at the base.
World War 1
Shaft of the Cross- TO THE MEMORY/OF THOSE FROM/ROSLIN AND/DISTRICT WHO/GAVE THEIR LIVES/FOR FREEDOM/KING AND COUNTRY WW1 Tablet- 1914-1919/[names in 2 columns] WW2 Tablet-Remember them also /who suffered death/1939-1945/[names]
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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.