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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Kyle And Carrick
Town
Monkton, Prestwick
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Korean War (1950-1953)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81707
Previous locations
  • The Cross
    Monkton
    Prestwick
    Kyle And Carrick
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A slender and very simple grey granite pillar with a simple square step at the base, a capital and a wreath carved in relief in the upper face.
Inscription
6 o'clock face-ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE OF MONKTON/AND DISTRICT IN APPRECIATION OF/THOSE WHO FROM THE PATISH/RENDERED SERVICES TO THEIR COUNTRY/DURING THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/1914-1919 AND IN SACRED MEMORY OF/THOSE WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/WHOSE NAMES ARE HERE INSCRIBED/[names] 12 o'clock face-1939-1945/[names]/KOREA/[name]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, James
Alexander, Wiliam
Andrew, Guthrie
Angus, Robert Edward
Bird, Charles E
Devine, John
Hutchison, Thomas
Jackson, Stanley
Johnstone, Hugh
Johnstone, Robert
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
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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