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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
89666
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 surmounted by an urn
Inscription
ERECTED BY/ROBERT TELFORD/…./ALSO HIS DEAR SON/WILLIAM DANSKIN/(OF THE LONDON SCOTTISH)/WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION/IN FRANCE 13TH OCTOBER 1915/AGED 23/….
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Telford, William Danskin
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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, regiment, place of death, manner of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Urn
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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