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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wigtown
Town
Newton Stewart
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71968

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Current location

Penninghame Parish Church
Church Street
Newton Stewart
Wigtown
Dumfries And Galloway
DG8 6HG
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 40972 65416
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • Creebridge Free Church
    B7079
    Creebridge
    Newton Stewart
    Wigtown
    Dumfries And Galloway
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: United Free Church
Description
Plain metal plaque with a cross in sunburst at the top
Inscription
1914 1919/IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY OF/THOSE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/[names]/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, Harry
Baird, Arthur
Borland, James
Findlay, Thomas
Gilbert, Bertie
Haining, William
Haswell, William
Jones, Andrew
Kay, Andrew
Kennedy, Alexr.
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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