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PostPosted: Mon Jan 17, 2011 8:26 pm    Post subject: Stonelaw High School Rutherglen Reply with quote

Stonelaw High School, 140 Calderwood Road, Rutherglen G73 3BP

OS Grid Ref: NS 616613



Stonelaw High School is a non-denominational state high school located in Rutherglen, Scotland near the city of Glasgow. It was established in August 1970 as a four-year school based in the former Rutherglen Academy building at the corner of Stonelaw Road and Melrose Avenue. Eventually Stonelaw High became a six-year school and was relocated to new premises on Calderwood Road, Rutherglen (1998). www.stonelaw.s-lanark.sch.uk

The WW1 & WW2 Memorials are situated at the main entrance to the school.





The WW1 Memorial is inscribed as follows:-

ERECTED IN PROUD AND
GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
THE FORMER PUPILS OF
STONELAW H. G. SCHOOL
WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR

Wm. Aitchison
James T. Aitken
Alex. McK. Baird
A. Bennett M.M.
William Brown
Geo. Brownlee
Robert B. Bryce
James Burnett
Alexr. Calder
Peter Campbell
Archd. Corson
Robert Corson
Walt. Crichton
John Currie
James Dick
Allan Edmiston
David Elliot
Robert Elliot
James McK. Fisher
David Forsyth
Alf. C. Geddes
John Halliday
Thos. Kinghorn
Eric Kirkland
S. Lamont M.M.
Robert Lappin
Robert Love
Jas. Macallan
Thos. McConnell
Jas. McCormick
Thomas McCosh
Jack McDowell
David E. McGill
Robert McKay
Alexr. McLeod
Angus McLeod
John J. McLeod
Thos. McNair
John Maxwell
W. Miller D.C.M.
Herbt. Morrison
James Park A&SH
James Park Can.
Wm. C. Proctor
J. Charles Reid
J. Richardson V.C http://warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=5925
Iden Rigden
R.H. Robertson
Colin Shearer
Robt. Simpson
Robt. Stewart
John Taylor
Wm. Telford
David Tindal


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 17, 2011 8:32 pm    Post subject: Stonelaw High School Rutherglen Reply with quote





The WW2 memorial is inscribed as follows:-

IN EVERLASTING REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE
FROM THIS ACADEMY WHO GAVE THEIR
LIVES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR
1939 1945

Allan, Douglas A.H.
Archibald, Andrew
Bain, Andrew
Birkett, Jack
Black, William
Brown, Derek
Bryson, Douglas
Cameron, James C.
Cantley, Stanley D.
Close, William H.
Craig, Robert
Cross, William M.
Davie, Ronald
Davidson, Archibald L.
Don, Alexander James
Duncan, Thomas
Dykes, Thomas
Easson, Wilfred
Edgar, Robert
Fraser, Charles
Gebbie, Andrew A.
Gilmour, James
Goodall, Andrew F.
Gray, Robert M.
Hyndman, Thomas
Jenkins, James
Johnston, John
Johnstone, John
Kilpatrick, Hugh
Linley, Arthur T.
McKendrick, Ian
McKenzie, Alastair Lewis
Mackie, Peter
Mackey, William T.
McMillan, David
McMillan, William
McMinn, Robert M.
McQuatters, William Ian
MacRae, Duncan
Madden, Charles
Malley, Anthony
Meek, Edward T.
Monaghan, James C.
Muir, William C.
Munn, Robert S.
Neilson, Robert
Nicoll, Ivan
Nicoll, James
Reid, Charles A.
Robertson, Andrew
Rodger, David Crawford
Rogers, James McGregor
Sanderson, Ian
Scott, James F.
Smith, George K.
Smith, William
Steel, Arthur Dale M.C.
Tennent, John
Thomson, R. Wylie D.F.C.
Toner, William D.
Watson, David
Wilson, Duncan
Wilson, George
Wilson, R.M. (Gregor)
Wright, Ronald A.
Young, John
Yuill, Archibald

"AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM"

Many thanks to the Head Teacher, Brian Cooklin, for allowing me access to the school.

John
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Name: EDMISTON, ALLAN JOHN
Initials: AJ
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), 4th Bn
Date of Death: 16/8/1918
Age: 20
Additional Information: Son of Alexander Edmiston, of 46, Overtoun Drive, Rutherglen.
Grave Reference: H 31
Cemetery: Rutherglen Cemetery.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial, on Rutherglen Old Parish Church Memorial and on an individual memorial within the Church, on the University of Glasgow Memorial Chapel and on the Allan Glen's School Roll of Honour.


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Name: MACALLAN, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps, East Lancashire Regiment, attd. 6th Bn.
Date of Death: 09/02/1917
Age: 31
Additional information: Son of Andrew and Janet Alexander Macallan, of "Underwood," Douglas Avenue, Burnside, Rutherglen. Born at Rutherglen, Lanarkshire.
Memorial Reference: XXIV. B. 8.
Cemetery: AMARA WAR CEMETERY, IRAQ.

Also named on Rutherglen Old Parish Chucrh Memorial where there is also a memorial plaque to him within the Church, on Rutherglen War Memorial, on Glasgow High School Memorial and on the Glasgow University Roll of Honour.
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Name: AITCHISON, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: 131590
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), 61st Bn
Date of Death: 24/10/1918
Age: 19
Additional Information: Son of William and Annie Aitchison, of 5, Parkhill Drive, Rutherglen, Glasgow.
Grave Reference: B4
Cemetery: Canonne Farm British Cemetery, Sommaing.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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Name: AITKEN, JT
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force, 218th Sqdn
Date of Death: 28/9/1918
Age: 19
Additional Information: Son of David B. and Mary C. Aitken, of 2, Sefton Terrace, Hamilton Rd., Rutherglen, Glasgow.
Grave Reference: IX D 6
Cemetery: Ramscappelle Road Military Cemetery.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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Name: BAIRD, A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: 331421
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry, 9th (Glasgow Hdrs) Bn
Date of Death: 15/7/1916
Grave Reference: XXVII N 9
Cemetery: Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval
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Name: BENNETT, ALEXANDER
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service Number: 271447
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots, 12th Bn
Awards: MM
Date of Death: 25/4/1918
Panel Reference: Panel 11 to 14
Memorial: Tyne Cot Memorial.

Note: SNWM states formerly 4927, Highland Light Infantry.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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Name: BROWN, WILLIAM CLARK
Initials: WC
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots, 4th Bn
Date of Death: 21/5/1918
Age: 20
Additional Information: Son of Robert H. Brown, of 8, Parkhill Drive, Rutherglen, Glasgow.
Grave Reference: V E 2
Cemetery: Thelus Military Cemetery.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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Name: BROWNLEE, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: 16017
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry, 17th Bn, "C" Coy
Date of Death: 21/7/1916
Age: 23
Additional Information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. James Brownlee, of 111, Stonelaw Rd., Rutherglen, Glasgow. Native of Rutherglen.
Grave Reference: XIV D 15A
Cemetery: Etaples Military Cemetery.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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Name: BRYCE, ROBERT BENNELL
Initial: RB
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: S/18506
Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders, 5th Bn
Date of Death: 18/7/1916
Panel Reference: Pier and Face 15B
Memorial: Thiepval Memorial.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial and Rutherglen Old Parish Church Memorial.


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Name: BURNETT, J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Wireless Operator
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine, SS Hollington (London)
Date of Death: 2/6/1917
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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Name: CAMPBELL, PETER
Initials: P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: S/14078
Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders, 7th Bn. "C" Coy
Date of Death: 25/9/1915
Age: 22
Additional Information: Son of Mrs. D. Campbell, of 78, Wardlaw Avenue, Rutherglen, Glasgow.
Panel Reference: Panel 119 to 124
Memorial: Loos Memorial.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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Name: CORSON, AW
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Service Number: 27458
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry, 15th Bn
Date of Death: 24/4/1915
Age: 22
Additional Information: Son of the late John and Sarah Corson, of 10, Dunard Rd., Rutherglen, Scotland.
Panel Reference: Panel 18 - 24 - 26 - 30
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.

and his brother:

Name: CORSON, ROBERT WILSON
Initials: RW
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: 34656
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots, 15th Bn
Date of Death: 22/3/1918
Panel Reference: Bay 1 and 2
Memorial: Arras Memorial.
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Name: CRICHTON, WALTER
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service No: 2524
Regiment/Service: London Regiment (London Scottish), 1st/14th Bn.
Date of Death: 11/11/1914
Age: 25
Additional information: Son of Walter and Fanny G. Crichton, of 8, Millrigg Rd., Rutherglen, Glasgow.
Panel Reference: Panel 54.
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.

Also named on Rutherglen War Memorial.
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