Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stirling
Town
Dunblane
County
Central
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81873

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Current location

In the churchyard
Dunblane Cathedral
The Cross
Dunblane
Stirling
Central
FK15 0AQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Stone tablet on the reverse side of his parent's gravestone
Inscription
IN/MEMORY OF/WILLIAM MCCOWAN/MASSACHUSSETS INFANTRY/WHO DIED/IN CAMP READIVILLE/US AMERICA/IN DEFENCE OF THE UNION/AGAINST THE REBELLION/1ST APRIL1864/AGED 47 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Mccowan, William
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Commemorations
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, regiment, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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