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Dunbar-Nasmith in 1916

Martin Eric Nasmith VC, a submarine hero during the Gallipoli Campaign, was commemorated at a ceremony at Rothes on 25th June. 

Crowds flocked to Rothes on 25th June 2015 for the unveiling of a commemorative Victoria Cross paving stone for Lieutenant...

Fishing boat wrecks in findhorn bay

Looking out across the bay from Findhorn Harbour as the tide recedes, a number of mysterious dark shapes can be seen on the opposite shore, just north of the old boathouse. These shapes are the wrecked remains of a fleet of ‘Zulu’ sailing herring drifters that were moored here...

We hope to add to our understanding of how the First World War altered and shaped people, families and communities.

By publishing articles over a four year period, we will add to our knowledge not only of events but also of attitudes. As the horrific realities began to sink in and the...

Commemoration

Over the commemorative period 2014-19, Elgin Holy Trinity Church will be honouring all those members of their community who lost their lives during the Great War. A commemoration ceremony for Major Percy Thomas Charles Baird, who fell at Vvonnezelle, will take place during...