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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Nithsdale
Town
Kirkconnel
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
77604
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
Marble Plaque below the base of the sandstone family gravestone
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/TOM COWAN CORPL D COY 1.5 KOSB/BELOVED SON OF WILLIAM & JAMES COWAN/KIRKCONEL/WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION AT GAZA/19TH APRIL 1917 AGED 26 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cowan, Tom
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, relationships, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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