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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Kilmarnock And Loudoun
Town
Newmilns
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Scott and Rae
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: September 1922
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13362
Current location

Outside Lady Flora's Institute- retirement housing (formerly a school
and later a museum)
Newmilns
Kilmarnock And Loudoun
Strathclyde
KA16 9DG
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 53879 37362
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
HIGHLAND SOLDIER IN TAM O' SHANTER BUT IN TROUSERS AND PUTTEES, NOT KILT. STANDING AT EASE, LOOKING OFF INTO THE DISTANCE, SLIGHTLY TO THE LEFT. ON SQUARE PLINTH AND Four STEPPED Base WITHIN A MEMORIAL GARDEN.
Inscription
Plinth 6 o'clock face-ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE/ OF/ NEWMILLS AND GREENHOLM/ IN PROUD AND EVERLASTING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS DISTRICT/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ IN THE WARS 1914 - 1918 AND 1939 - 1945/[WW2 names] Other 3 faces of the plinth- [WW1 names] Top Step of 6 o'clock face-MAY THEY SLEEP IN HONOUR UNBETRAYED/AND WE IN FAITH AND HONOUR KEEP/THAT PEACE FOR WHICH THEY PAID
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adderley, Clarence
Anderson, Allan
Anderson, James
Anderson, William
Atkin, Edwin
Auld, Matthew
Auld, Nicol
Barrie, Gavin
Biggar, Matthew
Boyd, Thomas
See details for all 177 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 137
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 137
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 40
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, service, decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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.

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