Scottish National War Memorial, Royal Scots Memorial

Collection:
Ellen Payne Odom Genealogy Library Postcard Collection
Title:
Scottish National War Memorial, Royal Scots Memorial
Contributor to Resource:
Francis Caird Inglis
Date of Original:
1870/1906
Subject:
Scottish National War Memorial (Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Scotland)
War Memorials--Scotland--Edinburgh
Royal Regiment of Scotland
Postcards--Scotland--Edinburgh
Location:
United Kingdom, Scotland, Edinburgh, 55.948965, -3.201478
Medium:
postcards
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jp2
Description:
Postcard (sepia, white border, divided back, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches) titled Scottish National War Memorial, Royal Scots Memorial - The Scottish National War Memorial (SNWM) was established by Royal Charter to commemorate the sacrifice of Scots in the Great War, Second World War and subsequent conflicts. The Memorial within Edinburgh Castle houses and displays the Rolls of Honour of Scots servicemen and women from all the Armed Services, the Dominions, Merchant Navy, Women's Services, Nursing Services and civilian casualties of all wars from 1914 to date. Text on reverse: Each Regimental Memorial is a panel within an arch, with the Regimental Crest and Honours. In the spandrils of the arches above the Memorial are Coats of Arms, representing counties or towns of the territorial districts of the regiment. The base of the panel forms a table on which rests the roll of honour. Postage required: Inland ½d. Foreign 1d. Printed in Scotland.
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/zgz_epogpc_mccls-pstcrd-355
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/zgz_epogpc_mccls-pstcrd-355#item
Language:
eng
Extent:
1 postcard : sepia. ill.
Original Collection:
Ellen Payne Odom Genealogy Library Postcard Collection
Holding Institution:
Moultrie-Colquitt County Library System
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