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Four miles from a small town in south east Scotland, where high explosives and incendary bombs fell, some damage was caused.........Not far away, the wreckage of a burned out German plane was found, as well as parts of a propeller, an oxygen breathing apparatus and a German helmet."
"This Memorial which we are about to unveil, will keep the nenories of thos brave men always before the minds of those seeing it from day to day , or passing by it from time to time. We are proud also today to see so masny of those vsaliant men who went forth from this parish and have have been spared to rturn to their homes. And now having all pulled together to win the war........ shall we not now all pull together to win the true peace and prosperity which are so much wanted throughout the world after all the devastation of the war."
The War Memorial Today
"LEST WE FORGET"