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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stewartry
Town
Carsphairn
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44363
Current location

Parish Church
A713
Carsphairn
Stewartry
Dumfries And Galloway
DG7 3TQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 56260 93167
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque with incised inscription in black lettering. Tree depicted in the upper left corner of the plaque and a dove of peace depicted in the upper right corner of the plaque. Single line border
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOUR OF THE MEN OF/ CARSPHAIRN UNITED FREE CHURCH/ WHO VENTURED THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR./ (NAMES)/O DIED ON SERVICE/ + KILLED/ 1914 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, John
Ferguson, John
Gilchrist, David
Hastings, William
Hunter, Allan
Hunter, William
Hunter, William
Hyslop, Andrew
Martin, George
Martin, James F
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 20
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename,additional
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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