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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
Town
Belfast
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
74802

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Current location

Entrance to clubhouse
Lisburn Road
Belfast
Down
BT9 6TW
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 43644 26194
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
The memorial consists of three brass panels listing the members of Balmoral Golf Club who volunteered in the Great War. The panels are set in an elaborately carved Gothic-style wooden surround which includes carvings of shamrocks, thistles and roses and two shields, one of a golfer and the other a soldier and the dates 1914 - 1919.
Inscription
Pro Deo et Patria/ Roll of Honour/ of the Members of/ Balmoral/Golf Club/who volunteered for/ active service in the/Great World War/1914-1919/this tablet is/ in proud and grateful memory of those/ who were killed in action or died of wounds/NAMES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, D Mcc
Allen, S C
Armstrong, J B
Bamford, T L
Barbour, S
Barclay, N
Beattie, N
Beattie, W H
Beatty, R L
Best, A J Dr.
See details for all 73 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 73
    Served and returned: 65
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: the fallen by surname in the central panel, the served by surname in the two side panels
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Balmoral Golf Club

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