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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Argyll And Bute
Town
Clachan
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W. W. Philip written in bottom corner, could be printed on proforma (Unknown)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56879
Current location

In the church vestibule
Clachan Church
A83
south junction to vilage
Clachan
Argyll And Bute
Strathclyde
PA29 6YP
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NR 76427 56065
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Framed Roll of Honour with handwritten inscription with an open scroll. Those who were killed are marked by a cross next to their name. At top is a symbol of The British Empire, a Crown, a crossed Union Flag and White Ensign and a photo of King George V between lion and unicorn. At the bottom centre of the Roll is a photo of the memorial entrance gates and a photo King George V with drawing of soldier on left with cannon and airplane behind him and a sailor on right with gun, airplane and battleship in background. There is also another Roll of Honour in the church - the other one came from the Clachan Free Church, and details of it are given on line at https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/260516/
Inscription
THE / BRITISH EMPIRE / GEO. V. / GOD BLESS OUR KING / HIGHLAND / ROLL OF HONOUR / PARISH OF KILCALMONELL / / MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO HAVE JOINED HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES /./ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, Archibald
Calder, John
Campbell, Archibald
Campbell, Duncan
Campbell, Neil
Crawford, Donald
Crawford, Neil
Culter, William
Fletcher, John
Fletcher, Neil
See details for all 85 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 85
    Served and returned: 71
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, honours, rank, regiment
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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