Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Inverclyde
Town
Fort Matilda, Gourock
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11 November 2018
    Attended by: Club Members
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
80490

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Current location

Above the Clubhouse bar
75
Greenock Wanderers Rugby Football Club Clubhouse
Octavia Terrace
Fort Matilda
Gourock
Inverclyde
Strathclyde
PA16 7PX
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS2585577755
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Varnished wooden wall-mounted board with Club Cypher and date of foundation at top and red poppy at base.
Inscription
GWRFC / 1873/ IN EVERLASTING MEMORY OF THOSE MEMBERS FROM THIS CLUB/ WHO MADE THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE IN BOTH WORLD WARS / THEIR NAMES SHALL LIVETH FOREVER. / AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING, / WE WILL REMEMBER THEM. / (Names) / 1939-1945 / (Names) / Lest We Forget
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Buchanan, J D
Carmichael, D A
Carmichael, R H M
Cassels, J
Cesari, S F
Crawford, J
Crawford, R S
Denholm, R M
Finnle, A
Hart, J W
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Club Members

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