South Unst WW1
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- Metal Brass
- First World War (1914-1918)
Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.
Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.
If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.
The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.
You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.
As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/OF THE MEN OF/SOUTH UNST/WHO HAVE GIVEN THEIR LIVES/FOR THEIR COUNTRY/HONOUR TO THE IMMORTAL DEAD/[14 names in 2 columns]]/Heroes whose names we trace with love & pride/Endless our debt to you who fought & died/Ever shall thoughts of your victorious strife/For Shetlands sons to greater grander life
Column 1- JAMES F FRASER R.S.F. W.R. GIFFFORD R.S. ALEX. IRVINE R.N.R. GILBERT S. JOHNSON R.N.R. ANDREW MOAR R.N.R. GILBERT ROBERTSON R.N.R. ALEX. M SANDISON R.N.D. Column 2- THOMAS SINCLAIR R.N.R./ ANDREW SMITH G.H./ FRANCIS SMITH G.H./ GILBERT SMITH G.H./ WILLIAM SMITH R.N.R./ GEORGE I SUTHERLAND R.N.R./ SAMUEL S SUTHERLAND C.E.F.