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Bellevue Church (St Mary's) Congregation War Memorials

 
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 10:09 am    Post subject: Bellevue Church (St Mary's) Congregation War Memorials Reply with quote

Bellevue Church Congregation War Memorials
Location: Broughton St Mary's Parish Church, Bellevue Crescent
OS Ref: NT 255 747

The memorials are in the vestibule of the church.





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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 10:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I took some notes as well so I will transcribe the names and post them.

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 29, 2012 10:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks to Caroline Gerrard for this clearer image



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PostPosted: Tue Jul 31, 2012 9:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks to Caroline Gerard for this transcription of these memorials.

Great War

To the memory of those of this church who gave their lives for their country in the Great War 1914 1918.

Lt. Thomas CATTO
Lt. Chas. R. LATTA
Lt. J.S. VEITCH
2nd Lt. J.H. BRYSON
2nd Lt. W. J. HENDERSON
2nd Lt. J.M. KERR
2nd Lt. H.S. KERR
2nd Lt. A.J.J. LATTA
2nd Lt. R.W.C. LATTA
2nd Lt. V.C.A. MacLEOD
2nd Lt. David I. REID
2nd Lt. Ian A. STEWART
Q.M.S. Alex. WILSON
C.S.M. J.B. REID
Sgt. Wm. HOWARD
Sgt. W.W. McFARLANE
Cpl. T.P. LEISHMAN
Cpl. R.C. PATERSON
Cpl. Allan REID
Cpl. T.G. WATT
Cpl. Wm. C. WILSON
L.Cpl. S. ANDERSON
L.Cpl. G. BRECHIN
L.Cpl. C.H. HYSLOP
L.Cpl. R, MUSGRAVE
L.Cpl. J.W. ROBERTSON
Pte. John AIRD
Pte. J. ANDERSON
Pte. R. ANDISON
Pte. R.B. ANDREWS
Pte. D. ARCHIBALD
Dr. Alex. BAIN
Pte. J.S. BISSET
Pte. John BOA
Spr. J. BOWTON
Tmr. R.G. BUCHANAN
Pte. D. BURTON
Pte. J. CHESSAR
Tel. W.E. DEAYTON
Pte. W. DUNCAN
Pte. Alex. FORBES
Pte. J. GIBSON
Pte. D.C. GRAHAM
Pte. P.C.K.M. GREEN
Pte. Wm. HALL
Ppr. J. HARDIE
Pte. J. HERRIOT
Pte. R. HOOK
Pte. Wm. HOOK
Pte. Stanley KERR
Pte. Norton LINN
Pte. H.G. LOGIE
Pte. T.S. McFARLANE
Pte. Alex. McNAIR
Pte. D. McONIE
Pte. D. McQUEEN
Pte. H.S. MALLEN
Pte. W.B. MARTIN
Pte. A. MERTON
Bglr. S.R. MERTON
Pte. J. MILNE
Pte. T.M. POWRIE
Pte. F. REID
Pte. G.M. REID
Pte. J. ROBERTSON
Pte. J. SELLAR
Ch.Str. W.S. SMITH
Pte. W.G. STARK
Pte. J.Y. STUART
Sister B.G. SUTHERLAND
Pte. D. TAYLOR
Pte. R. TAYLOR
Gnr. J.B. THALLON
Pte. F.G. THALLON
Pte. C. THOMSON
Spr. J. THOMSON
Tpr. J. TODD
Tel. W. TODD
Pte. R. WEIR
Pte. T.D. WEIR
Pte. A. WILLIAMSON

(Memorial executed by Stewart McGlashan.)

Second World War

To the glory of God and in grateful and loving memory of those who gave their lives in the Second World War 1939 1945.

David A. CALDWELL
David FARQUHARSON
Douglas HAIG
John HEWIT
James A. N. KNOWLES
James McLEISH
James G. C. MacNAIR
John H. McNEILL
Alexander I. McRAE
John WEIR
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 31, 2012 9:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

And I'd like to thank Ian Buckingham, the Session Clerk, for all his assistance.
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 31, 2012 9:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Three Lattas on the First World War plaque.

Lt. Chas. K. LATTA
2nd Lt. A.J.J. LATTA
2nd Lt. R.W.C. LATTA

Interestingly the next of kin information is different for each son.

LATTA, ALEXANDER JAMES JOPP
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Date of Death: 05/08/1916
Age: 21
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery, 62nd Bde.
Grave Reference: II. F. 6.
Cemetery: BOUZINCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Additional Information: Son of John Latta, S.S.C. (Edinburgh) and Margaret Jopp or Latta.

LATTA, CHARLES KEITH
Rank:Lieutenant
Date of Death: 29/10/1914
Age: 24
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders, 2nd Bn.
Panel Reference: Panel 38.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of John Latta and Margaret Jopp or Latta, of 17, Royal Circus, Edinburgh. Educated at Edinburgh Academy and Royal Military College, Sandhurst

LATTA, ROBERT WILLIAM CAMPBELL
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 22/10/1917
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders, 2nd Bn.
Grave Reference: IV. M. 3.
Cemetery: WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of John and Margaret Latta, of Edinburgh.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 09, 2012 6:13 am    Post subject: Charles Keith Latta Reply with quote

Charles Keith Latta Lt 2nd Gordon Highlanders born Edinburgh 02/12/1889 Age 24 Killed in Action F & F 29-Nov-14 Son of John Latta & Margaret Joppor Latta, 17 Royal Circus, Edinburgh. Officers Book page 166. Educated at Edinburgh Academy & Royal Military College, Sandhurst. The Bond of Sacrifice: Vol I : Page 220: Photo. Probate Will Date: 10 May 1915. Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres M. R. 29 Panel 38 Bellevue Church, Edinburgh
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 09, 2012 6:14 am    Post subject: Robert William Campbell Latta Reply with quote

Robert William Campbell Latta 2nd Lt 2nd Seaforth Highlanders Age 29 Died of Wounds F & F 04-Oct-17 2nd son of the late John Latta, SSC; Edinburgh. Son of John and Margaret Latta, of Edinburgh. Bellevue Church (St Mary's) Congregation War Memorial, Broughton St Mary's Parish Church, Bellevue Crescent, Edinburgh. Wimereux Communal Cemetery Fr 0064 Plot IV Row M Grave 3 ADJ 24-10-17 1/1 Bellevue Church, Edinburgh
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