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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Glasgow
Town
Glasgow
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
North West Frontier (1858-63)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54408
Current location

Castle Street
Glasgow Cathedral
Cathedral Square
Glasgow
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G4 0RH
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 60249 65578
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
A stony angular plinth flanked by a figure of soldiers and a flag on top of the plinth, sitting on the base with black backboard. Raised lettering in black.
Inscription
ERECTED BY THE 71ST HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY/ IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO FELL IN ACTION OR DIED OF WOUNDS/ IN THE CAMPAIGN IN EUSOFZAI/ NORTH WEST FRONTIER OF INDIA IN 1863/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, J B
Aldridge, Robert B
Brian, William
Carnegie, James
Charlton, Samuel
Clerk, Alexander
Collins, Matthew
Cooney, Alexander
Devlin, Barclay
Dougall, Thomas B
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • North West Frontier (1858-63)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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