previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Scottish War Memorials Project

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Scottish War Memorials Project (WMR-74276)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Scottish War Memorials Project

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Scottish War Memorials Project (WMR-74276)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Scottish War Memorials Project

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Scottish War Memorials Project (WMR-74276)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Vase or flower holder
District
Roxburgh
Town
Hawick
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 Nov 1950
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
74276
Current location

Teviot Church
St George's Lane
Hawick
Roxburgh
Borders
TD9 0BH
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 44983 14489
Denomination: Church of Scotland

View location on Google Maps
Previous locations
  • West Port Church
    Hawick
    Roxburgh
    Borders
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: United Free Church
Description
Solid silver Rose Bowl
Inscription
Side 1- TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS CONGREGATION WHO FELL IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945 Side 2-[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitken, George
Cairncross, James
Harley, Robert
Hogg, George
Mcleod, Edward
Thom, George
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Silver
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=5966&mforum=warmemscot
  • Hawick News 12 Nov 2010, "60 years ago" column- 60 YEARS AGO At the morning service in West Port Church on Sunday a solid silver rosebowl was dedicated. It bears on one side the inscription: "To the glory of God and in loving memory of the men of this congregation who fell in the Second World War 1939-1945". On the other side are the names of the six young men commemorated: Fusiler George Aitken, Royal Iniskilling Fusiliers Cpl James Cairncross, Royal Engineers, att. Airborne Guardsman Robert Harley, Grenadier Guards 1st Class Stoker George Hogg, Royal Navy Piper Edward McLeod, A&S Highlanders 2nd Lt. George Thom, Black Watch.

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.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-74276

For queries, please contact [email protected]