St. David’s RC Church, Dalkeith

WM name reference WMO/135137


Current Location:

St David's Roman Catholic Church Eskbank Road Dalkeith EH22 3BQ


Description:

The war memorial at the Catholic church of St David’s on Eskbank Road in the Midlothian town of Dalkeith takes the form of a calvary. A wooden crucifix stands on a stone plinth with a wooden canopy. The Christ figure is made of fibreglass and painted. At the base of the cross are three tablets laid on a gravelled base, surrounded by a stone kerb. The two outer tablets are longer and inscribed with names of the fallen. The dedication is on the smaller central tablet


Campaign:

World War 1



Surname First Name Campaign Date of Death Name of Memorial(s)
Farrell James World War 1 24-10-1914 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View
Malarkie John World War 1 16-11-1914 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View
Mulvey Thomas World War 1 8-2-1917 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View
McGhee James World War 1 6-12-1914 St. David's RC Church, Dalkeith View

Further information:

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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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  • A description of the memorial with a photograph if possible.
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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.