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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:28 pm    Post subject: St. Ninians Church, Stonehouse Reply with quote

The St. Ninians War Memorial was the installation of a pipe organ, donated by the Congrgation in memory of those who gave their lives in the Great War.




Thanks to Rev. Paul Grant and the Church Officer for allowing me access to the Church.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

One of the two plaques on the organ.



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Second plaque



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A recent addition to the facia of the organ. Thanks to Mr. John Young for supplying the photograph.




PTE KENNETH JAMES CAMPBELL
Service Army
Service Number 24824034
Regiment/Corps REME
Place of Birth/Home Town Glasgow
Date of Birth 11 December 1968
Age 20
Date of Death 20 May 1989
His name will be included on the Rolls of Honour that will
be kept on public display in the Chapel of the Royal Hospital
Chelsea in London


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Roll of names from the Organ Memorial

George Allan
Hugh Alston
James Bennett
James Cochrane
Robert Craig
Frederick Cross
Robert Cuthbertson
Samuel Forsyth
William Gibson
Robert Gray
Thomas Grimason
Peter Hamilton
Robert Hamilton
Alexander Hutchison
Peter Kirkland
John Prentice
Roy Reid
John Richardson
Thomas Robertson
Robert Russell
Thomas Smith
John Sorbie
Mitchell Sorbie
Archibald Stewart
Mathew Stewart
Thomas Tait
Robert Thomson
Neil McAllister Whitelaw
Robert Wilson
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ALLAN, GEORGE
Rank: Corporal
Service No: 4031 (formerly 13146 Gordon Highlanders)
Date of Death: 06/05/1917
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 215th Coy.
Grave Reference: IV. A. 12.
Cemetery:GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Additional Information: Born Stonehouse, Lanarkshire
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ALSTON, Hugh
Rank: Private
Service No: 120962
Date of Death: 09/01/1919
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Grave Reference: A. 492.
Cemetery:STONEHOUSE CEMETERY
Additional Information: Husband of Mary Alston, of Glen View, Cotcastle, Stonehouse
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CRAIG, Robert
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 10114 (formerly 17126 Cameron Highlanders)
Date of Death: 30/05/1917
Age: 22
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 99th Coy.
Grave Reference: III. G. 35.
Cemetery: AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Additional Information:
Son of William Craig and Mary Craig, of 36, Lawrie St., Stonehouse, Lanarkshire
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CUTHBERTSON, Robert
Rank: Pte
Service No: 1394 (formerly 332925 Highland Light Infantry 9th Btn (T))
Date of Death: 12/10/1918
Regiment/Service: Lanarkshsire Yeomanry
Panel Reference: Panel 9 and 10.
Memorial:VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Born Stonehouse, Lanarkshire.
Also mentioned on family gravestone in Stonehouse Cemetery.


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FORSYTH, Samuel
Rank: Private
Service No: 10613
Date of Death: 25/07/1915
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 2nd Bn.
Grave Reference III. O. 11.
CemeteryMERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Mr. S. Forsyth, of 36, Townhead St., Stonehouse, Lanarkshire.
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GRIMASON, THOMAS (POSSIBLE)
Rank: Private
Service No: 25128
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots 16th Bn.
Panel Reference: Pier and Face 6 D and 7 D.
Memorial:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
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HAMILTON, PETER
Rank: Private
Service No: 18923
Date of Death: 15/05/1919
Age: 30
Regiment/Service: Australian Army Medical Corps 4th Light Horse Field Amb.
Grave Reference: A. 396.
Cemetery: STONEHOUSE CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Robert and Marion Weir Hamilton, of 25, Kirk St., Stonehouse, Lanarkshire.
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HAMILTON, Robert
Rank: Pte
Service No: 42355 (formerly 3155 The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).)
Date of Death: 25/07/1918
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Grave Reference: LXV. F. 22.
Cemetery: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of John and Mary Hamilton, of 23, Angle St., Stonehouse. Native of Stonehouse.
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HUTCHISON, ALEXANDER
Rank: Private
Service No: 410784
Date of Death: 27/10/1916
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry38th Bn.
Memorial: VIMY MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Mr. George Hutchison, of 30, Boghall St., Stonehouse, Lanarkshire,
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KIRKLAND, PETER
Rank: Private
Service No: 39689
Date of Death: 03/05/1917
Age: 23
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots 2nd Bn.
Panel Reference: Bay 1 and 2.
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of William Kirkland and Arm Mair Kirkland, of 60, Lawrie St., Stonehouse, Lanarkshire.
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