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South Loch Ness Booklet

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Commemorating and recording the impact of the First World War on South Loch Ness Commemorating and recording the impact of the FirstWorld War on South Loch Ness In the centenary year of the start of the First WorldWar, the Heritage Group would like to do something to remember, research and record the ways in which the war affected South Loch Ness and those living in the area. Alister Chisholm 01463 715713 alister.chisholm@btinternet.com would be very pleased to have any suggestions as to how such a project could be tackled. Please get in touch with him with any ideas.

Dores War Memorial

Dores War Memorial

Stratherrick War Memorial

Stratherrick War Memorial

 

 

World War One

Commemorating and recording the impact of the First World War on South Loch Ness In the centenary year of the start of the First World War, the Heritage Group would like to do something to remember, research and record the ways in which the war affected South Loch Ness and those living in the area. Alister Chisholm 01463 715713 alister.chisholm@btinternet.com would be very pleased to have any suggestions as to how such a project could be tackled. Please get in touch with him with any ideas.

As an initial approach we include a list of the fallen of WW1  below. It is hoped to find out as much as possible about them, ie where they lived , parents,  date of death, where commemorated , occupation , whether married , children, descendants and a photograph

WWI ROLL OF HONOUR: 1914-18
STRATHERRICK DORES
Don A  FRASER Alan.George.  CAMERON
Simon CAMERON John CAMERON
Duncan McDONALD Donald .S. FRASER
Alick CHISHOLM Thomas FRASER
James CHISHOLM Edvard .Grant. FRASER-TYTLER
Ewen FRASER Patrick.Seaton.FRASER-TYTLER
William R K McGILLIVRAY Andrew. GRAHAM
Farquhar McDONALD Archibauld  GRANT
Andrew GRAHAM Donald.C JOHNSTONE
Joseph FRASER Duncan. MACBEAN
John McGILLIVRAY John McDONALD
William McDONALD Rodrick McDONALD
Alex. FRASER James MACKAY
Archibald McGILLIVRAY James MACKENZIE
William CAMPBELL Lachlan MACKINTOSH
Alec BETHUNE James.Hugh.   PATERSON
Thomas FRASER Donald George  URQUHART
Donald McGILLIVRAY Charles Morrison  WHYTE
Ewen FRASER 18 died
John KENNEDY
Peter GRANT
Alistair DOW
Duncan CAMERON
John CAMERON
Duncan McKENZIE
John CAMERON
Rod. McDONALD
Donald McDONALD
Angus McLAREN
James McCULLOCH
The Hon. Hugh of Lovat FRASER
John MULVANEY
John C McRAE
33 died

Dores War Memorial

The Memorial at the entrance to the Dores churchyard has been totally refurbished for the WW1 centenary. This  entailed the memorial , partially being rebuilt,  re- harrelled and replacement terracotta tiles being made to the original design . The cost of the refurbishment was £50K was met by grants by various organisations including the Centenary Memorial Restorations Fund which gave £28K ,while donations have also been made by local residents .   A re-dedication of the War Memorial  was held on 30 September.

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