Ross & Cromarty War Memorials

 

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Situated on a grass island at the junction of the A835 Ullapool road and the A834 Strathpeffer road. It is a circular stone pillar of about 1 metre in diameter and 8 metres in height. The names are on a bronze tablet at eye height, facing west. Map Reference is NH459 557 on Sheet 26.



The lettering on the Monument is as follows -

IS E DIA AR TEARMUNN (and it is God for refuge)

TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN MEMORY OF OUR SONS,
OUR BROTHERS, AND OUR FRIENDS FROM THIS PARISH
WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR

1914 - 1919

IN THE DAY OF THE ORDEAL THEY ENDURED, NOT COUNTING
THE COST FOR THE SAKE OF RIGHTEOUSNESS AND TRUTH
THEY RENDERED THE SUPREME SACRIFICE - THEIR LIFE
.

WE HERE HIGHLY RESOLVE THAT THOSE DEAD, SHALL NOT HAVE DIED IN VAIN


SOMERSET YEOMANRY

CAPTAIN ROBERT ERNEST ENGLISH LITTLE SCATWELL

7th QUEEN'S OWN HUSSARS

CAPTAIN CARLYON W MASON-MACFARLANE CRIGDARROCH

SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS

CORPORAL ALICK MATHESON TARVIE
LCF CORPORAL ALICK ROSS TORACHILTY
PRIVATE HUGH MACKENZIE TORACHILTYSIDE
PRIVATE ALICK MACLEAN RIVERSIDE
PRIVATE DONALD CHISHOLM MOYBRIDGE

SCOTS GUARDS

SERGEANT HUGH TOLMIE CONTIN

CAMERON HIGHLANDERS

PRIVATE JOHN STUART LITTLE MOY
PRIVATE HUGH K STUART LITTLE MOY
PRIVATE ALEX STUART LITTLE MOY

MACHINE GUN CORPS

PRIVATE NORMAN MACLEOD JAMESTOWN

BLACK WATCH

PIPER D STEWART ELSICK

ROYAL ENGINEERS

SAPPER GEORGE MACKENZIE WESTER MOY

HAMPSHIRES

PRIVATE CHRISTOPHER MACRAE KINELLAN
PRIVATE JOHN MACAULAY ALTNABREAC

CANADIAN INFANTRY

PRIVATE PETER MACRAE KINELLAN


-------------------------------- 1939 - 1945 -------------------------------

SCOTS GUARDS

CAPTAIN IAN K MATHESON LITTLE SCATWELL

SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS

LCE CORPORAL GEORGE ROBERTSON KINNAHAIRD
PRIVATE DONALD URQUHART RIVERSIDE

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