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Garlieston 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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Garlieston War Memorial At Bowling Green
To the Glory of God and in memory of the men of Sorbie Parish who gave their lives for King and Country in the Great War 1914-1918
K.O. Scottish Borderers
Pte John Edgar Pte James Gulline
Pte Peter Gulline Pte John Maxwell
Pte John Neil L.Cpl Thomas Orr
Pte Sam Scott L. Cpl Robt Thomson
Pte Peter Watt  
R. Scots Fusiliers
Pte Jas Campbell Pte William Hannah
Pte Geo. Marshall Pte Robt Marshall
Pte Douglas McCallie Pte Willm. Robb
Pte Robert Thomson  
Royal Scots
Cpl James Fleming Pte John Kennedy
Pte Sam McClure Pte George McKie
Scottish Rifles
Pte Andrew McCallum Sgt Hugh McMeeking
C.O.M.S. Wm McMeeking Sigr. R.W. Stratton
Scots Guards
Sgt Robert Barry Pte Alexander Gibb
Cameron Highlanders
Pte Robert Gulline Pte George Kirk
Pte Sam McClune L.cpl Peter Smith
Black Watch
Pte Robert Hughes Pte Charles Kerr
H.L.I.
Pte John W. McCreadie Pte Fred Kirk
Gordon H'D'R.S. A. & S. H'D'RS
Sigr Alex W. McLellan Pte John Milligan
Seaforth H'D'RS London Scottish
Lieut Stuart McMonnies Cpl James Orr
R. Marine L.I. R.C. Art'L'RY
Pte Douglas R. M. Hannay Pte Baird Kirk
R. Naval DivnS New Zealanders
A.B. David McClune Sgt James S. Caven
Canadians
Pte John D. Hannay Pte James A. Highet
Lcpl A.M. Milroy  
Australians
Cpl James Smith  
Mercantile Marine
Capt James Stevenson Cadet Alex Hill
Also in World War 1939-1945
Private Douglas Williams K.O.S. Borderers
Stoker Alex Nicholson Royal Navy
Sergt (Navigator) David R. Hyslop Royal Air Force
Sergt (Air Gunner) Wm. McC. Latimer Royal Air Force
Also in Korean War 1950-1953
Cpl J.R. Cron 1st K.O.S.Borderers
Transcription by J.E. Birchman, supplied by Randy Chapple


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