Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Renfrew
Town
Paisley
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
87708

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Current location

Police Office
Paisley Police Station
Mill Street
Paisley
Renfrew
Strathclyde
PA1 1JU
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 48762 64063
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Paisley Burgh Police Station
    Central Road
    Paisley
    Renfrew
    Strathclyde
    PA1 1EL
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NS 48407 64106
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Nowy-headed rectangular bronze plaque. At top-centre is a laurel wreath containing the words "PRO PATRIA", flanked by the dates 1914 1919, beneath which is the inscription.
Inscription
1914 PRO PATRIA 1919/ IN HONOURED REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE MEMBERS OF/ PAISLEY BURGH POLICE WHO/ SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armour, James
Brown, Francis
Forrest, John
Harper, James
Ironside, William
Irving, Andrew
Livingston, James
Mccallum, David
Mccrae, Farquhar
Mcdonald, Kenneth
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, Regiment
    Order of information: Listed alphabetically by surname, in two columns
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Police Scotland

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