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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Glasgow
Town
Nitshill
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86403
Current location

200
Glasgow Museum Resource Centre
Woodhead Road
Nitshill
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G53 7NW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 52137 60055
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Metal Plaque
Inscription
THISTLE AMATEUR SWIMMING CLUB/IN MEMORY/OF THE MEMBERS/WHO MADE/THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 2 columns]/1914 "REMEMBER ME AT MY BEST" 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ayton, Matthew
Dunn, Archibald
Dunn, Colin
Dunn, Richard
Ferguson, John
Gardner, Robert B
Hamilton, Hugh
Irwin, William
Jackson, Robert
Jackson, William
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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