NS5637 : SASR dedication cairn at Darvel

taken 7 years ago, near to Darvel, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

SASR dedication cairn at Darvel
SASR dedication cairn at Darvel
This cairn, situated on the west side of Burn Road, is dedicated to the 1st Special Air Service Regiment who were stationed at Darvel in 1944. It was unveiled by Provost James Boyd on Saturday 27th October 2001. The inscription reads:-

DEDICATED
TO THE OFFICERS AND MEN OF
THE 1ST SPECIAL AIR SERVICE REGIMENT
STATIONED AT DARVEL 1944
COMMANDING OFFICER
Lt. Col. R. B. MAYNE D.S.O. (3 BARS)
LEGION D’HONNEUR, CROIX DE GUERRE
“COL PADDY”
WE ARE THE PILGRIMS, MASTERS
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 29 June, 2010
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Cairn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5612 3750 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.5859N 4:17.1426W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5612 3750
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