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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Renfrew
Town
Paisley
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55155
Current location
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Previous locations
  • Current location of memorial unknown
    Castlehead Parish Church
    Main Road
    Paisley
    Renfrew
    Strathclyde
    PA2 6AH
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NS 47544 63598
    Denomination: Church of Scotland
  • Paisley Middle Church
    Church Hill
    Paisley
    Renfrew
    Strathclyde
    PA
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NS 48120 64058
    Denomination: Church of Scotland
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Description
Bronze plaque framed in wood with a smaller plaque mounted at the base of the frame for WW2 names
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN/ LOVING MEMORY OF THE SONS/ OF THIS CHURCH WHO HAVE/ FALLEN IN THE WAR 1914-19/ (names) / ALSO IN THE SECOND/ WORLD WAR/ (names)/ "WE WILL REMEMBER THEM"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abercrombie, J B S
Anderson, James
Archibald, James S
Blair, James
Brabner, Archibald
Brabner, David
Burgess, John S
Caisley, John
Camobell, Evan Mcd
Campbell, Donald
See details for all 57 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 51
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: depth 5cm, height 175cm, width 90cm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Kirk Session
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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