United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

6TH BATTN GORDON HIGHLANDERS (WW1)

Our Ref: 8661

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Address

MEMORIAL GARDEN
MAIN RD
KEITH
GRAMPIAN
Scotland
 
Type:Serviceman/Woman
Other Location Details:

ADJACENT TO MAIN ROAD

OS Map Ref:NJ 430 507

Inscription

6TH (BANFFSHIRE & DONSIDE) BATTALION OF THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
PLINTHSTONE - SANDSTONE   Good
PLAQUESBRONZE   Good
FIGUREBRONZE   Good

Physical Description

FIGURE OF A GORDON HIGHLANDER IN KILT AND BONNET, WITH RIFLE RAISED AT THE READY, ON MASSIVE PLINTH.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died0
Is this an exact count?Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial?None
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?Yes
WarSecond World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died0
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial?None
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Not known

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
Mr Arthur G WalkerSculptor
A B BurtonFounder/Foundry

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

BATTALION DEPOT WAS IN KEITH

Comments: 
Photographs:3
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
OrganisationIdWebsite
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