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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Nithsdale
Town
Kirkconnel
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
77620
Current location

Kirkconnel Cemetery
west of the village on the A76
Kirkconnel
Nithsdale
Dumfries And Galloway
DG4 6NP
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 71816 12258
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY/OF/CATHERINE LOY/DIED 16TH JAN 1987/AGED 75 YEARS/DEARLY LOVED WIFE OF/DAVID HOUSTON/KILLED IN ACTION IN GERMANY/13TH APRIL 1945 AGED 36 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Houston, David
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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