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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Glasgow
Town
Glasgow
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12 April 1922
    Attended by:
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9 October 1951
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
84129
Current location

Reading Room
first floor
Arlington Baths Club
61 Arlington Street
Glasgow
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G3 6DT
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 57851 66504
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
First World War: Wreaths of laurel encircle the inscriptions, and palm leaves separate the four columns of names, while on each corner is the St Andrew's Cross (Saltire). It displays 72 names in four columns. Second World War: This section was added on to the bottom of the memorial and in each bottom corner is the St Andrew's Cross (Saltire). It displays 39 names in four columns.
Inscription
IN/ REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE MEMBERS/ OF THE ARLINGTON/ BATHS CLUB WHO/ FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 191-1919/ (Names)/ ALSO/ IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THOSE MEMBERS/ OF THE CLUB WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THE COUNTRY/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 72
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames or intials and surnames
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 39
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames or intials and surnames
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £80 15s 9d or around £4,320 today

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Arlington Baths Club
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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