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Kirkinner War Memorial

We gratefully dedicate these transcriptions of some of Wigtownshire's War Memorials to the county's men and women who died in the service of their country. This transcription was made available by Randy Chapple who supplied original transcriptions by J.E. Birchman.

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Kirkinner War Memorial - Beside school
To the Glory of God and in memory of the men of this Parish who fell in the Great War 1914-1919

(A steel helmet inset in granite panel, facing the Main Street)
Royal Scots Fusilers Kings Own Scottish Bor.
William Black Robt Litterick
James Milroy Alex Marshall
Eben. Rennie Joseph Melvin
William Ronnie Alex McGuffie
James Thomson  
Highland Light Infry Royal Naval Division
William Garret John Cron
John Hopkins  
Charles Melvin Royal Field Artillery
David McGaw George Leabody
Royal Highlanders Lanarkshire Yeomanry
Robert Griffin John Shillan
Seaforth Highlanders Royal Scots
William Lawson William Smith
Cameron Highlanders Scottish Rifles
James F. Wilson Robt Templeton
Gordon Highlanders West Yorks
Robert F. Wilson Wm McConnell
Robt Marshall  
Thos McCheyne  
1914    Their name liveth for ever more      1919
Kirkinner War Memorial - Back of Memorial towards the Church
Erected by the Parishioners of Kirkinner in memory of the men who fell in the Great War 1914-1919
Plaque on East Wall of Church
In honoured memory of the men of this Parish who gave their lives in the World War 1939-1945
John M. Laverie Matthew Morrison
John McGhie Andrew Muir
Charles K. McGowan Alexander Reid
William McKie Walter N. A. Rodger
Transcription by J.E. Birchman, supplied by Randy Chapple

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