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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Clackmannan
Town
Alva
County
Central
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54131
Current location

The memorial is located inside the cemetery waiting room.
Alva Cemetery
Glebe Crescent
Alva
Clackmannan
Central
FK12 5HR
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 88831 97226
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • In a room above the Hall. Room used by Oddfellows.
    British Legion Hall
    Cobden Street
    Alva
    Clackmannan
    Central
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Liberal Club
    Stirling Street
    Alva
    Clackmannan
    Central
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Framed roll of honour with images of soldiers at top.
Inscription
Members of/ LOYAL JAMES JOHNSTONE LODGE ALVA/ No5865-123/ Who served King and Country/ in the Great War 1914-1918/ ROLL of HONOUR/ MANCHESTER UNITY ORDER OF ODDFELLOWS/ FRIENDLY SOCIETY/ [names of the served and returned in 2 columns either side of a central column] Centrak column-KILLED/IN ACTION/OR/DIED ON SERVICE/[names]/They died that/we might live.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allan, James
Allan, James D
Anderson, Alexander
Anderson, Alexander
Arnott, William
Ballantyne, John
Bell, John
Blyth, John
Brember, Albert
Cameron, Duncan
See details for all 168 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 168
    Served and returned: 146
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 1000mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Condition
History
After the roll hung in the Liberal Club it was thrown in a skip. It was then rescued and rehoused in the Cemetery. The British Legion Hall where the roll originally was is now the Turnpike Pub.
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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