Joined: 24 Jul 2007
Location: Just West of Glasgow
|Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 9:31 pm Post subject: Jamestown Parish Church WW1 Memorial
Jamestown Parish Church
OSGB36: NS 39770 81320
WGS84: 55:59.8900N 4:34.2394W
This is a brass plaque in a wooden frame. The plaque and frame form a landscape orientated rectangle with a semicircular top.
Crossed Union Jack flags on standards lie within the semicircular top.
1914 and 1919 are printed to either side of the flags
The inscription is capitolised in bold type
TO THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE FROM THIS
CHURCH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR
US IN THE GREAT WAR
Three columns of names arranged alphabetically by Surname.
A drawing of a charging kilted Highland soldier with rifle and bayonet lies to the left of the names
A drawing of a wreath and ribbon with the inscription FOR KING AND COUNTRY lies to the right of the names.
Both decorations are enclosed in a symmetric, portrait orientated, rectangular outline.
Left hand Column
Right Hand Column