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
90421

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Current location

In the Coffee shop
Paisley Abbey
Abbey Close
Paisley
Renfrew
Strathclyde
PA1 1JQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 48559 63954
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • Abbey Close United Free Church
    Paisley
    Renfrew
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NS 48494 63955
    Denomination: United Free Church
Description
Dome headed Bronze Plaque with raised lettering
Inscription
ABBEY CLOSE U.F. CHURCH PAISLEY /NEC TAMEN/CONSUME-BATUR/TO THE GLORY OF GOD /AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY /OF THE SONS OF THIS CHURCH /WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR /[names]/FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Begg, Alex. James
Bell, George G
Clark, John
Deans, William B
Erskine, Neil
Henderson, Andrew
Holmes, William D
Jamieson, John
Mackay, Alex Waddell
Mcallister, John
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=7734&mforum=warmemscot
  • Alex James Begg 17th H L I George G. Bell 1st Scots Fusiliers John Clark 16th(?) A & S H William B Deans 2nd A & S H Neil Erskine King's Liverpool Regiment Andrew Henderson (?)th A & S H William D Holmes 2nd Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders John Jamieson Northumberland Fusiliers John McAlister (?) A & S H Alex Waddel Mackay Royal Engineers Lauchlan McTaggart (?) Gordon Highlanders Charles W Mitchell Royal (?) Division George Williamson (?) H L I

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