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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
86729
Current location

Either side of the pulpit
Cadzow Parish Church
Woodside Walk
Hamilton
Hamilton
Strathclyde
ML3 7HY
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 72331 54994
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Pair of Identical Brass Plaques, each on its own backboard
Inscription
Each Plaque- TO THE GLORY OF GOD /AND IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS/ AND ADHERENTS OF THIS CHURCH/ WHO, SERVING IN HIS MAJESTY’S/ FORCES SACRIFICED THEIR/ LIVES IN THE SACRED CAUSE /OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM /IN THE GREAT WAR FROM /1914 TO 1919/[names in 2 columns] Left Hand Plaque- [names Aitken to Johnston] Right Hand Plaque- [names Lambie to Young]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitken, John
Allan, William
Anderson, Thomas
Blair, Daniel
Brownlie, William
Calder, John
Carruthers, Walter
Chalmers, James
Cheyne, Charles
Connell, Hugh
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 48
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 48
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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