Scottish National War Memorial, Mercantile Marine Memorial

Collection:
Ellen Payne Odom Genealogy Library Postcard Collection
Title:
Scottish National War Memorial, Mercantile Marine Memorial
Contributor to Resource:
Francis Caird Inglis
Date of Original:
1870/1906
Subject:
War Memorials--Scotland--Edinburgh
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 Gallery of Honour, View Looking West - 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: The Mercantile Marine Memorial, a large sculptured stone panel, by C. Pilkington Jackson. At the top is a circular bronze panel depicting a cargo steamer and a minesweeper at sea. Postage required: Inland ½d. Foreign 1d.
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/zgz_epogpc_mccls-pstcrd-360
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/zgz_epogpc_mccls-pstcrd-360#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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