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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Glasgow
Town
Glasgow
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Korean War (1950-1953)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69822
Current location

Glasgow Cathedral
Cathedral Square
Glasgow
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G4 0QZ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 60220 65568
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular stone of remembrance. Six o'clock face features the British Korean Veterans association insignia, with the Royal Air Force, Army, Royal Navy and Royal Marine crests. On the upwards facing panel the British Korean Veterans insignia is again depicted, at the top centre. Beneath the insignia is the dedicatory inscription, carved in black.
Inscription
THIS MEMORIAL IS DEDICATED/ TO SERVICEMEN FROM GLASGOW AREA/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ KOREAN WAR/ JUNE 1950-JULY 1953/ NOT ONE OF THEM IS FORGOTTEN BEFORE GOD/ Erected by Glasgow City Council and No 1 Branch-Perth BKVA
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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