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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Argyll And Bute
Town
Oban
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44646
Current location

St John's Cathedral
George Street/William Street junction
Oban
Argyll And Bute
Strathclyde
PA34 5NT
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NM 85846 30354
Denomination: Scottish Episcopal

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Description
Bronze Plaque with the Regimental Badge and the Galley of Lorne
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ CAPTAIN ROBERT STUART MACLAINE HARE/ 1ST BATTN. THE ESSEX REGIMENT/ AGED 26 / WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION AT GALLIPOLI/ ON AUGUST 6TH 1915/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS." / THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY HIS SISTER MRS. DUNCAN MACDONALD.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hare, Robert Stuart Maclaine
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death, regiment, place of death, forenames, manner of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 330MM, width 750MM
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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