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Stromness in Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom
 

Stromness War Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 29, 2018
1. Stromness War Memorial
Inscription.
In Memory Of
The Gallant Dead Who
Gave Their Lives For
Honour and Freedom
In The European War
1914 — 1919
bnn Erected
by The Inhabitants of
the Town and Parish
of Stromness
Assisted by Natives of
the District in This
and in Other Lands

Their Name Liveth For Evermore
— 1915 —
C.S.M. David Flett,   Lpool Scottish. · L.Cpl. Henry Linklater,   Aust Sig Corps. · 2nd Lt. D. Stewart Spence,   R.F.A.
— 1916 —
Engnr Jno. S. Clouston,   H.M. Transport. · Pte. Wm. Finnie,   Can. E.F. · Pte. Jas. W. Harvey,   R.S.F. · Seaman Chas. Kirkpatrick,   R.N.R.T. · Pte. Jas. W. Linklater,   H.L.I. · Sergt. Jno. McIntyre,   R.F.A. · A.B.Smn. Isaac Manson,   Merc. Marine. · Pte. Jas. Mowat,   N.Z.E.F. · Pte. Wm. S. Porteous,   S.A.E.F. · Pte. Chas. Robb,   Can. E.F. · Seaman Frank S. Shearer,   R.N. Patrol. · Pte. Jno. Simpson,   R.S.F. · Pte. Wm. G. Sinclair,   R.M.L.I. R.N.D. · Sergt. David Steven,   A.&S. Highrs. · Seaman Wm. R.S. Stout,   R.N.R. · Pte. Saml. Wylie,   Seaforths.
— 1917 —
Major Chas. P. Atkin, M.C.,  R.F.A. · Pte. Robt. Fiddler,   Aust. E.F. · Pte. David C.S. Harvey,   Seaforths. · Pte. Chas. F. Hutchinson,   R.A.S.C. · Pte. David Matheson,   Aust.
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By Michael Herrick, August 29, 2018
2. Stromness War Memorial
E.F. · Ship Stwd. Geo. Robb,   Merc. Marine.
( back )
— 1917 —
Pte. Geo. Robertson,   Can. E.F. · L.Cpl. Jas. Wm. Sinclair,   Seaforths. · Ship Mstr. Jas. Sutherland,   Merc. Marine. · Seaman Chas. Taylor,   R.N.R. · Lieut. R.W. Taylor, M.C.,   R.F.A. · Corpl. Robt. Wilson,   Can. E.F. ·
— 1918 —
· Pte. Herbt. E.S. Angus,   Can. R.A.M.C. · P.O. Jno. Christie,   R.N.R. · Pte. Wm. Corrigall,   Mach. Gun Corps. · Pte. Jas. Firth,   Can. E.F. · Pte. Jno. R. Garson,   R.H. · Pte. Joseph Matheson,   Scot. Rifles. · L.Cpl. Jas. Miller,   R.E. · Seaman Jno. Mowat,   Merc. Marine. Res. · Sergt. J.A. Mowat,   P.P.C.L.I. · Sergt. Wm. M. Mowat,   R.G.A. (T) · Pte. Jno. W. Omand,   Seaforths. · Pte. Robt. M. Rendall,   Seaforths. · Pte. Alex. Smith,   Seaforths. · Pte. Jno. Scott,   Camerons. ·
— After 1918 —
· Pte. Wm. G. Clouston,   R.A.S.C. · Pte. Jno. Harvey,   Seaforths. · Pte. Dan. E. Johnston,   S.A.-A.S.C. · L.Cpl. Jno. Johnston,   Can. E.F. · Seaman Jno. E.L. Sinclair,   H.M. Transport. · Rfm J.G. Linklater 1st Rifle Bn New Zealand.E.F. · Pte R.W. Linklater 11th Bn A.I.F.
( small tablet )
Pte. A. Clouston,   47th Bn A.I.F. · Pte. J. Johnston,   2nd Gordons · Pte. J. Manson,   17th Bn A.I.F.
( back )
To the Glory of God
And in Sacred
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By Michael Herrick, August 29, 2018
3. Stromness War Memorial
Memory
of Those Who Made
The Supreme Sacrifice
in the
Second World War
1939 — 1945

W. Shepherd,   R.N.V.R. · W.C.M. Baker,   R.N. · Wm. Brown,   R.A. · Jas. Chalmers,   R.N. · Queenie Donaldson,   A.T.S. · Stewart Guy,   Guards. · Georgina H. Mason,   W.A.A.F · Wm. Muir,   R.N. · Jas. W. Park,   R.N. · Jas. G. spence,   R.A. · John Sutherland,   M.N. · Leonard Sutherland,   R.A.F. · Wm. A. Swanson,   M.N. · Jas. R. Velzian,   R.A.F. · Jas. Watson,   R.A. · John J. Smith,   R.N. · George Kirkpatrick,   R.N.
 
Location. 58° 58.221′ N, 3° 17.627′ W. Marker is in Stromness, Scotland, in Orkney Islands. Marker is at the intersection of N End Road and Hillside Road, on the left when traveling north on N End Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stromness, Scotland KW16 3AH, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lieutenant’s House (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Shipwrecks of Scapa Flow (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Warehouse (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Dr John Rae (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Stromness Lifeboat Station (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Alexander Graham
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By Michael Herrick, August 29, 2018
4. Stromness War Memorial
(approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Fitzroy Fisheries Barometer (approx. 1.1 kilometers away); a different marker also named Alexander Graham (approx. 1.1 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stromness.
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 29, 2018
5. Stromness War Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, August 29, 2018
6. Stromness War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 34 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 21, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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