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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Glasgow
Town
Rutherglen
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86554
Current location

3
West and Wardlawhill Church
Western Avenue
Rutherglen
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G73 1JQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 61000 61764
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Brass Plaque in a wooden frame. The plaque has a likeness of the fallen man at top centre and all lettering is raised
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF /The Rev. WILLIAM D.T. BLACK M.A. /Minister of This Church, 1913 – 1917 /Chaplain, 7th Batt. Cameron Highlanders /Killed in Action Near Poperinghe in Flanders /22nd August 1917 /Also of The Men Connected With The Church /Who Gave Their Lives in The Great War 1914 -1918 /“Greater Love Hath No Man Than This�
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Black, William D T
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, occupation, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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