Thomson Memorial, Forres
|Location||Moray, Scotland, United Kingdom|
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The zone is located at the Thomson Memorial obelisk in public gardens at Castle Hill, Forres.
Assistant Surgeon James Thomson
The obelisk is placed in memory of Assistant Surgeon James Thomson who served during the Crimean War. When the British Army left the Crimea in 1854 he volunteered to remain behind with a group of 700 wounded Russians and restored around 400 to health before dying himself.