At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please upload it via our image upload form for inclusion on the Register. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Dumbarton
Town
Balloch
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11385

Support the IWM War Memorial Register

Donate with Just Giving

Since 1988 IWM's War Memorials Register has been creating a national register of UK war memorials and the names of the individuals they commemorate. IWM needs your support to ensure that we can add to and maintain our these important records.

Current location

Balloch United Reformed Church
Balloch
Dumbarton
Strathclyde
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 381 821
Denomination: United Reformed

View location on Google Maps
Previous locations
  • Alexandria Church
    Dumbarton
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Celtic cross on four-tiered, four sided base of stone and brick. Inscription and names are engraved in black on the two top levels of the base.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ CONNECTED WITH THIS CONGREGATION/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919 (NAMES)/ AND IN THE WORLD WAR/ 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 73
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 73
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick, Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-11385

For queries, please contact [email protected]