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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wigtown
Town
Kirkinner
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72029

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Current location

Kirkinner Church
off the A746
Kirkinner
Wigtown
Dumfries And Galloway
DG8 9AN
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 42323 51486
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Plain Brass Plaque on wooden backboard
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY/OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Laverie, John M
Mcghie, John
Mcgowan, Charles K
Mckie, William
Morrison, Matthew
Muir, Andrew
Reid, Alexander
Rodger, Walter N A
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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