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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
Town
Rutherglen
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
89665
Current location

Rutherglen Cemetery
Mill Street
Rutherglen
Strathclyde
G73 2AW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 614 605
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone, now recumbent in a flower border
Inscription
.../ALSO HIS SON/JAMES FORREST SWAPP A.B./WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON BOARD/H.M.S. INVINCIBLE AT THE/BATTLE OF JUTLAND/31ST MAY 1916/AGED 19 YEARS/….
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Swapp, James Forrest
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, relationships, rank, service, place of death, manner of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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