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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nithsdale
Town
Kirkconnel
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72178
Current location

Parish Church
Main Street
Kirkconnel
Nithsdale
Dumfries And Galloway
DG4 6NE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 72811 12298
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Brass Plaque on mottled marble backboard
Inscription
1914 1918/TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS CHURCH/AND PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 5 columns]/REMEMBER THEM WITH TENDER WORDS AND GRAVE FOR GIVING THEE, THEMSELVES THEY COULD NOT SAVE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, James
Anderson, William
Ashley, Joseph
Beattie, David
Black, Alexander
Black, Walter
Brown, John
Bryden, John
Chisholm, Walter
Cowan, George
See details for all 86 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 86
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 86
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
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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