Kennethmont War Memorial 1914-1918

The inscription reads

To the Glory of God and in grateful memory of these
members of this parish who gave their lives
in defence of us and our homes in
The Great War of Nations

Erected by their relatives and friends in Kennethmont


Kennethmont War Memorial

Kennethmont WW1 War Memorial

The memorial was unveiled on Armistice Day 1919.
Kennethmont War Memorial Committee commissioned the firm of Rust and Anderson, Aberdeen to carry out the work according to their instructions.

7th June 2002

At the beginning of June 2002 the fine granite Celtic Cross at Kennethmont Old Kirkyard was cleaned and restored to it's original splendour by N & M Calder, Monumental Masons, Boghead, Kintore.
Aberdeenshire Council are to be commended for organising this work following a discussion between Fiona McLey of their Leisure Services Department and the author of this website.


The fallen from Kennethmont, WW1

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View of Kinnethmont Kirkyard

View of the old Kinnethmont Kirkyard and Great War Memorial

Photographed 7th June 2002