East Parish Church WW1 Memorial
- Stone Stone (any)
- First World War (1914-1918)
A report of the unveiling of the memorial was in the Montrose Standard Newspaper of 12 May 1922:
In the East Parish Church on Sunday evening a memorial to the members of the congregation who fell in the war was unveiled in presence of a large congregation. The impressive service was conducted by the Rev. R. F. Whiteley, the minister of the parish. and the Rev. Ivo M. Clark, Farnell. The unveiling ceremony was performed by Major J. B. M'Nab of Keithock. The side panels of the memorial bore the following names of the fallen :—Pte. Alex. Brand, Pte. Stewart Bremner, Cpl. James Burnett, L.-Cpl. Jack D. Clark, L.-Cpl. David L. Coupar, Spr. George M. Cook, L.-Cpl. Charles Duncan. Pte. Joseph M. Duncan. Pte. Thomas Duncan, L.-Cpl. Wm. Dunn. Pte. George Duthie, Pte. Frank A. Forbes. Pte. John S. Gordon, Pte Harry Hutton. Pte. Wm. W. Knox, Pte. Charles Low, Pte. Stewart Low, Engr. David R. M'Leod. Pte. Alfred Murray, Pte. James Smith, Pte. David Strachan, Pte. Alfred Stewart.
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GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS Central Panel-IN MEMORY/OF/THOSE/WHOSE NAMES ARE/INSCRIBED HEREON 2 Side Panels- [WW1 names]