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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Argyll And Bute
Town
Innellan
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
VC or GC Recipients, Second World War - civilians, Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44606
Current location

Overlooking Clyde Estuary
set in a grassed area.
A815
Shore Road
Innellan
Argyll And Bute
Strathclyde
PA23 7SN
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 154 708
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross with ornate knotwork carving on face, on stepped plinth and base. WWI names on plinth. A carved open book is inset at ground level at the foot of the cross and has the names and dedication for WWII
Inscription
Cross: 1914 - 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND TO THE HONOURED/ AND UNDYING MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF INNELLAN DISTRICT/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (Names) Book: (Names)/ TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 -45
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Paton, G H T
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 38
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: rank THEN surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, service, forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, service, forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
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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