Strichen War Memorial

WM name reference IWM8632

Current Location:

Centre of Village in front of Town Hall Town Hall High Street Strichen Banff And Buchan Grampian AB43 6SR


berdeen Granite Celtic Cross on hexagonal shaft, plinth, and three-stepped base. WW1 names on two panels and WW2 names on third panel.


World War 1

World War 2

Surname First Name Date of Death Name of Memorial(s)
Whyte Alex 27-7-19151 Strichen War Memorial View
Alex Thomson -- Strichen War Memorial View
Still WS --1914 Strichen War Memorial View
McLean William 25-1-1915 Strichen War Memorial View

Further information:

Find more information about a specific soldier visit findmypast. The Scots Guards are delighted that their Enlistment Books from 1840 to 1938 are now available at:

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.