Whithorn War Memorial
WM name reference IWM44467
in the centre of Main Street Whithorn Wigtown Dumfries And Galloway DG8 8PB
Pillar with Octagonal base and column surmounted by an orb
World War 1
THE MEN FROM THE ROYAL BURGH AND PARISH OF WHITHORN WHOSE NAMES ARE WRITTEN HERE GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WARS 1914 - 1919 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
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.