Airedale World War One Memorial

Overview

Establish a monument at Easthaven to the Airedale Terriers trained in Angus for use in World War One (there were 20,000 Airedale terriers used in WW1).

What has been your greatest achievement so far?

A reminder of a history in the area that was all but forgotten until the publicity on the part of the war Airedales being trained in Angus and now the monument commemorating the part these dogs played in World War One.

How has your project benefited your local area?

More visitors to the area to view the monument and obviously that brings in more people visiting the area.

What has been your biggest challenge?

The initial raising of interest and in funds.
Gallery
Airedale memorial monument
Project name

Airedale World War One Memorial

Applicant name

Airedale Terrier Club of Scotland

Approved grant

£9,307

Fund now closed for further applications