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Current location

Outside the Sheriff Court
Lewis Street
Stranraer
Wigtown
Dumfries And Galloway
DG9 7AA
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 06010 60667
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Soldier in Tam O'Shanter with back pack, holding a rifle in the "At Ease" position, on square plinth and two stepped base
Inscription
6 o'clock face-TO THE GLORY OF/ GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN FROM THE /ROYAL BURGH/ OF/ STRANRAER/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY /IN /THE GREAT WARS /1914 - 1918 1939 - 1945/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVER"/ (NAMES) (SIDES AND 12 o'clock face) (WW1 NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) 3 o'clock face-IN PEACETIME DUTY/[name] 9 o'clock face-OTHER CONFLICTS/[name]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adair, Wm M
Alan, Whyte
Alex, Rennie
Alex, Saul
Alex, Thompson
Alex, Thomson F
Alexander, James
Alexander, Wm
Allen, Alex
Allison, Hugh
See details for all 222 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 157
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 157
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 64
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 64
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
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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For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.