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Old Luce 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 through the time and efforts of Diana Henry.

*Please note there is another War Memorial for this parish. To view [click here].




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Old Luce War Memorial
This war memorial for Old Luce Parish 1914 - 1918 is on a wall in the Public Hall in Glenluce Village. It is a Brass Plaque on a Brown Marble Base. Presented by P. Taylor, Esq.of Crews. Made by Archd. Hamilton, 70 Glassford St., Glasgow. It is decorated with a picture of Britannia draped in the Union Flag standing on a grassed cliff top. The dates 1914 and 1918 are encircled with Laurel wreaths. there are 9 columns of names.

The names are of all who served, with those who died marked with an "X".
"ERECTED AS AN ABIDING RECORD OF THE MEN FROM THE PARISH OF OLD LUCE WHO RALLIED TO THE CALL OF KING AND COUNTRY DURING THE GREAT WAR."
1st Column 6th Column
JAMES  AIRD DONALD McCUBBIN
G.F. ALEXANDER X  JOHN McKIE
W.H.R. ALEXANDER EDWARD Wm. McKAY
JAMES  AIRDRIE JOHN P. McQUEEN
X  KENNEDY AMBROSE JOHN McCRACKEN
JAMES  ALEXANDER GEORGE McGARVA
ANDREW  AIRD Wm. McCUBBIN
X  JOHN ADAIR JOHN McQUAKER
J.  ALEXANDER FRANK McKENNA
Jn. BRACKENRIDGE ALEC. McCUBBIN
NAT.  BROWN GEORGE T. McCREADIE
X  EDWARD  BLUNN X  D.McCULLOCH
JAMES  BRADFORD X  H. McGARVA
T.BEST R.A. McGARVA
ANDREW BLACK JAMES McWHIRTER
JOHN BARK ANDREW McWHIRTER
WILLIAM BOYD H.W. McCAIG
SAMUEL  BROWN X  ALEX McCAIG
ROBERT CLANACHAN JAMES M.W. McCAIG
ALEX. CLANACHAN X  A. McHARRIE
ALEX JAMES COID ROBERT McMILLAN
JOHN COID PETER McMILLAN
JOHN CLIVE A. McWILLIAM
P. CUMMING Wm. McGARVA
FRANK  CASSIE X  JAMES McCREADIE
FRED  CASSIE JAMES McDOWALL
HUGH COID JAMES McWILLIAM
J. CORSBIE ALEX McWILLIAM
WM. COLMAN HUGH McWILLIAM
WM. CLIVE CHARLES McWILLIAM
JOHN McHARRIE  
2nd  Column 7th Column
PETER CLIVE JOHN  McHARRIE
X  ROBERT H. CROSBIE X  J.A. McCAIG
EDw. COPELAND J.W. McCAIG
JOHN COPELAND JOHN McBRATNEY
A.G. COPELAND GEORGE McHARRIE
JAMES COPELAND JOHN McCRACKEN
WILLIAM COPELAND D. McCLYMONT
JAMES CAMPBELL JAMES McCLYMONT
WM COSTLEY J.W.B.A. McJANNET
PETER CLANACHAN P. McCLYMONT
STEWART CLARKE JAMES McGARVA
JOHN CARROLL R. McLEAN
WILLIAM CLUCKIE J. McNALLY
X  SAMUEL CAMPBELL X  H. McHARRIE
X  JOHN CAMPBELL HUGH McHARRIE
ALEX CAMPBELL JAMES McHARRIE
HUGH CAMPBELL Wm.McNALLY
P.DRYESDALE Wm. McLELLAN
ALEX. DRYESDALE ANDREW McLELLAN
JAMES DRYESDALE TOM McGILL
X  HARRY DOUGAN ROBt. McCULLOCH
X  R. FLEMING TOM McCULLOCH
WM. FLEMING X  Wm. McCULLOCH
JAMES FERGUSON X  D. McCULLOCH
IVIE FISHER Wm. McCUTCHEON
JAS. FERROLS JOHN NISH
X  JAMES PARKER  
JOHN PARKER  
Wm. PARKER  
THOs McD. PARKER  
3rd Column 8th Column
WILLIAM FINDLAY Wm PARKER
JAMES FULTON JAMES PARKER
ALEX GRAHAM SAMUEL POTTS
ALEX GILMOUR Wm PARKER
SAMUEL GILMOUR T. PATERSON
HUGH GILMOUR TOM PARKER
HENRY GIBSON JOHN PARKER
GEORGE GRACIE WILLIAM REID
ALEX GRAY A. REID
PETER D. GREY X  JAMES REID
ROBERT HAMILTON JOHN RALSTON
JOHN HIGGINS ANDREW REID
JAMES HIGGINS X  JOHN ROSS
ALEC HIGGINS MICHAEL ROSS
ADAM HIGGINS L.R. STRAITON
DAVID HIGGINS THOMAS SHANKS
R.A. HUNTER R. SHANKS
WM. HAINEY D. SHANKS
JOHN HERON J. SAUNDERS
I.HUGHES R. SAUNDERS
WM. HUGHES JAMES SPROAT
A. HEPBURN ALEX. SKILLING
WILLIAM HIGGINS ROBERT SPROAT
J.W. HIGGINS JAMES TANNER
C.J. HIGGINS MARTIN McHARRIE
R.R.A. HIGGINS  
DAVID HENRY  
ANGUS INGLIS  
ALEX. IRVINE  
T.D. JESS  
4th Column 9th Column
HUGH JESS JAMES TODD
X  JOHN JARDINE Wm TEMPLETON
JOHN JOHNSTONE JAMES TEMPLETON
X   TOM KERR X  Wm WHOMSON
WILLIAM KERR JAMES THOMSON
JOHN KELLY Wm WALLACE
R. KING HUGH WATSON
COLIN KIRKLAND WILLIAM WATSON
X  JAMES LYON JAMES WATSON
ALEX LAIDLAW JOHN WALLACE
X  DUNCAN LAIDLAW X  F.R. WILSON
ROBT. B. LITTLE X F.R. WILSON
ALEX. F. LITTLE J. WILSON
DAVID LITTLE ALEX. WALLACE
WILLIAM LOCHHEAD J. WOODCOCK
JOHN LOCHHEAD WILLIAM WILSON
TOM LOCH ROBERT WEIR
JOHN LINDSAY FRANK LEIPER
JOHN LOUDON TOM LEIPER
WILLIAM LOUDON ALEX LEIPER
JOHN LAURIE ROBt LEIPER
DAVID LAURIE Wm DORANS
Wm LITTERICK  
P. LINDSAY  
X  JAMES LYNCH  
DAVED LYNCH  
WM. LYNCH  
JAMES LEES  
R. LEES  
HERBERT MUIR  
5th Column Scroll up to continue
D. MURRAY  
GEORGE MURRAY  
WILLIAM MURRAY  
H.J. MILLER  
WILLIAM MILLER  
JAMES MILLER  
JAMES MURRAY  
R. MURRAY  
R.D. MURRAY  
JOHN MILROY  
TOM MILROY  
HENRY D. MILROY  
Wm MILROY  
JOHN C.MARSHALL  
X  ANDREW MILROY  
J. MARSHALL  
ALEX M. MILLER  
R.W. MILROY  
ANDREW MILROY  
PETER MARSHALL  
D. McCLYMONT  
Wm. McCLYMONT  
Wm. McCLYMONT   
ALEX McCLYMONT  
JOHN McCLYMONT  
JOHN McGHIE  
WILLIAM McGHIE  
ANDREW McGHIE  
TOM McGHIE  
ALEC McGHIE  
Our thanks to Diana Henry for this transcription


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