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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hamilton
Town
Blantyre
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86615
Current location

Old Parish Church
Craigmuir Road
Blantyre
Hamilton
Strathclyde
G72 9UA
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 67905 56516
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Hand drawn Roll of Honour, giving the appearance of a round headed tablet in a recessed and pedimented archway for the served, and the appearance of a wooden board below for the fallen, all with a gilt surround, which is in a glazed wooden frame.
Inscription
BLANTYRE PARISH CHURCH/ROLL OF HONOUR/[unreadable from images supplied]/[names of the served in 3 columns]/IN MEMORIAM/TO THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/[names in 4 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adair, Robert
Bannatyne, W Ch
Bennett, Thomas
Boyle, H Mck
Boyle, James
Campbell, W
Clark, A B
Davidson, W
Dick, Thomas
Dickson, Willm.
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 172
    Served and returned: 136
    Died: 36
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: the served by surname THEN the fallen by surname THEN forename
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Gilt, Wood, Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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