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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Clydesdale
Town
Kirkfieldbank
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54238
Current location

Riverside Road
Kirkfieldbank
Clydesdale
Strathclyde
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 860 430
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Statue of a soldier on a plinth and 2 stepped base. WW1 is on the front face of the plinth, WW2 on the front step.
Inscription
Plinth- KIRKFIELDBANK/ERECTED IN MEMORY OF/THE MEN OF THIS DISTRICT/WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 2 columns]/"GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN SHOWN" Top Step-1939-1945/[names in 3 columns] Base- 1914-1918 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, J
Anderson, J C
Anderson, W G
Baxter, A M
Baxter, T
Beaton, J
Brown, J
Buchanan, W
Campbell, A
Campbell, C
See details for all 42 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank
    Order of information: rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Fence/ Railing
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wrought Iron
  • Gate
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wrought Iron
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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