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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Motherwell
Town
Holytown
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44551
Current location

260
Parish Church
Old Edinburgh Road
Holytown
Motherwell
Strathclyde
ML1 5RU
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 77314 60782
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Framed Brass Plaque
Inscription
1914/ ROLL/ OF/ HONOUR/ 1919/ IN REVERENT REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR FOR FREEDOM AND RIGHT/ WHO WENT FORTH FROM THIS CHURCH TO WHICH/ THEY BROUGHT IMPERISHABLE PRIDE AND GLORY/ (names)/ ALSO IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO SERVED/ (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adam, John
Addie, Thomas
Aitken, Thomas
Alexander, Archd
Alexander, Tom
Allan, David
Allan, John
Archibald, James
Archibald, William
Armstrong, Archibald
See details for all 118 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 118
    Served and returned: 96
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 510MM, width 950MM
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 915MM, width 1070MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
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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