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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Belfast
Town
Belfast
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75339
Current location

Gilnahirk Presbyterian Church
Belfast
Belfast
Antrim
BT5 7QR
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 52237 27469
Denomination: Presbyterian

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Description
Ornate plaster plaque framed by two marble pillars and surmounted by a representation of the Burning Bush and the dates 1914- 1919
Inscription
THIS MEMORIAL HAS BEEN ERECTED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE CONGREGATION TO PERPETUATE THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO SERVED THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/NAMES/THEY WERE A WALL UNTO US BOTH BY DAY AND BY NIGHT 1ST SAM 25 16
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agnew, Amy
Boyd, J
Boyd, R C H
Boyd, Wm
Brand, A
Brownlie, Margt.
Brownlie, S.s.
Coulter, J W C
Dugan, James M
Forbes, M.a.m.
See details for all 37 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 37
    Served and returned: 33
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname and initial; in some cases rank is given
    Order of information: Alphabetical order
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Gilnahirk Presbyterian Church

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