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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Glasgow
Town
Rutherglen
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
89576
Current location

Rutherglen Cemetery
Mill Street
Rutherglen
Glasgow
Strathclyde
G73 2AW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 614 605
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone, which is a pedimented pillar
Inscription
.…/WALTER BRUCE [GRAY-BUCHANAN], HIS SON/CAPTAIN 2ND BATT. CAMERONIANS (SCOTTISH RIFLES)/BORN 20TH AUG. 1880 KILLED IN ACTION AT/NEUVE CHAPELLE 10TH MARCH 1915/ CECIL GORDON, HIS SON/TROOPER 2ND LIGHT HORSE AUST. IMP. FORCES/BORN 9TH SEPT. 1886 KILLED IN ACTION/AT DARDANELLES 27TH MAY 1915/….
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Gray-buchanan, Cecil Gordon
Gray-buchanan, Walter Bruce
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, relationships, rank, regiment, place of death, manner of death, date of death, date of birth
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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