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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hamilton
Town
Larkhall
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86631
Current location

in the external brickwork
85
Chalmers Church
Robert Smillie Crescent
Larkhall
Hamilton
Strathclyde
MPL9 1LE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 76300 50011
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • Chalmers Church
    Union Street
    next tp Union Street School (now Glengowen Primary)
    Larkhall
    Hamilton
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Church of Scotland
Description
Marble Tablet on a marble backboard
Inscription
1914 TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/FROM THIS CONGREGATION WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1919/[names]/THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/AND IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO SERVED/[names in 6 columns]/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, Samuel
Alston, Gavin
Anderson, William
Auld, Hugh B
Barr, Arch. D
Beattie, Wm.
Beveridge, Alexander
Bissett, Ronald
Boag, Daniel
Boag, George
See details for all 64 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 64
    Served and returned: 58
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: the fallen by surname THEN the served by surname THEB forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
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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