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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hamilton
Town
Hamilton
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86618
Current location

Old Parish Church
Strathmore Road
Hamilton
Hamilton
Strathclyde
ML3 6AQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 72322 55527
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Stone Tablet with a bronze wreath top left. The Dedication is in gilt lettering, and the names in black. It is unknown where this originated but it is POSSIBLY from Auchingramont Church, Union Street NS 71771 55462 which closed after 1979 and was flats by the date of recording the memorial in 2011.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD + IN MEMORY/OF THOSE FROM THIS CHRCH WHO/FELL IN THE WAR MCMXIV-MCMXIX/[names in 3 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Caird, J R
Currie, W L
Donaldson, R
Dykes, A Mcn
Gold, H
Grierson, J
Hamilton, A
Keith, P H
Lindsay, A
Loudon, R G M
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Detail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=6221&mforum=warmemscot
  • Names List Transcript-Capt. J.R. Caird K.O.S.B. Corp. W.L. Currie 5th Camerons Pte. R. Donaldson 9th H.L.I. Lt.-Col. A. McN. Dykes The King’s Own Reg. Lt. H. Gold Hawke Div. R.N.R. Pte. J. Grierson Black Watch Gnr. A. Hamilton R.G.A. Capt. P.H. Keith 6th Cameronians Sgt. A. Lindsay R.A.M.C. Lt. R.G.M. Loudon 6th Cameronians Lt. C.G. McDonald 6th Cameronians Lt. D. Balfour Patrick H.L.I. Pte. W.A. Rankine Black Watch Gunner J. Scott R.G.A. Pte. A.L. Smith North’d. Fus. Pte. J. Stevenson R.A.M.C. Staff Sgt. S.R. Stewart R.A.M.C. Pte. J.C. Wilson 8th Nth Staffs. 2nd Lt. W.F. Wishart 6th Cameronians

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