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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Glasgow
Town
Glasgow
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6 November 1919
    Attended by: Sir Charles C Copland, Chairman of Glasgow Education Authority
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76077
Current location

In the reception area
40
Education Department Offices
John Street
Glasgow
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G1 1GW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 59450 65342
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • 129
    Glasgow Education Department Offices
    Bath Street
    Glasgow
    Glasgow
    Strathclyde
    G2 2SZ
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NS 58665 65740
    Denomination: Undefined
  • in storage
    Cochrane Street
    Glasgow
    Glasgow
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Five Brass Plaques in a wooden frame. The central plaque is the dedication, and the 4 side plaques are the names
Inscription
On the top of the frame-THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE On the central Brass Panel-IN/GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/OF THE MEMBERS/OF THE STAFFS/OF THE SCHOOL BOARDS /FOR GLASGOW GOVAM/CATHCART/AND SHETTLESTON/NOW WITHIN THE GLASGOW/EDUCATION AUTHORITY/WHO/LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT STRUGGLE/FOR RIGHT/1914-1919 On the side Brass Panels-[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bell, David L
Blair, John
Bower, Andrew
Brown, Archibald
Brownlie, Andrew
Cameron, Robert
Campbell, Pater
Clements, John M
Colquhoun, Robert F
Couper, John R
See details for all 82 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 82
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 82
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
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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