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BARRHILL WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed Information
Compiled and copyright © Eric McQuarrie 2005

This memorial is at the south end of the village of Barrhill in South Ayrshire. It lists the names in alphabetical order and gives the ranks only.

Photograph Copyright © Eric McQuarrie 2005

IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS DISTRICT
WHO DIED IN THE
GREAT WAR 1914-1918

ANDREW

T

Commandant Indian Police

ANDREWS

W

Captain

BURTON

G

Private

DONALD

A

Private

EWING

J

Private

FORBES

G

Private

GIBSON

R

Private

GILCHRIST

William

Private 30105, 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 27th May 1917. Born Dalry, enlisted Ayr, resident Barrhill.

GORDON

J

Corporal

GRAHAM

W

Private

KELLIE

W

Private

KELLIE

John

[Spelt KELLY on SDGW] Private 41272, 13th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 23rd April 1917. Born Bargrennan, Wigtownshire, enlisted Ayr, resident Barrhill.

LAWSON

G

Private

MAXWELL

R

Private

McCLUNG

M

Private

McCRACKEN

J

Private

McGEOCH

W

Private

McGREGOR

Kenneth

Lance Corporal S/11368, 5th Battalion, Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders. Died of wounds 28th July 1915. Born Colmonel, Girvan, enlisted Glasgow, resident Barrhill.

McKIE, DCM

Gilbert

[Listed as Sergeant on memorial] Corporal S/17863, 7th Battalion, Queen's OWn Cameron Highlanders. Killed in action 24th March 1918. Born Newton Stewart, Kirkcudbrightshire, enlisted Girvan, resident Barrhill. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.)

MCKINGHT

Robert

Private 132180, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 12th August 1918. Born Dunscore, Dumfries, enlisted Ayr, resident Barrhill.

MCNEIL

J

Lance Corporal

MCNEIL

Thomas Andrew

[Spelt MCNEILL on SDGW] Private 310271, 7th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Killed in action 23rd April 1917. Born Barrhill, enlisted Ayr.

MEIKLE

G

Private

ROME

H C

Captain

SCOTT

Thomas [French]

Private SP/2291, 24th Battalion, Royal Fusliers (City of London Regiment). Died of wounds in the United Kingdom 25th September 1916. Born Colmonell, enlisted Glasgow (Laggish), resident Barrhill.

WELSH

A

Private

WOODS

F

Private

WOODS

A

Private

IN MEMORY OF
THE MEN OF THIS DISTRICT
WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR
1939-1945

AITCHISON

A B

Second Officer

BARR

A J McD

Pilot Officer, Royal Air Force

FORSYTH

W

2nd Radio Officer

GORDON

A C

Chaplin

GORDON

C McQ

Guardsman

LAWSON

C W

Sapper

MCKNIGHT

A M

Bombardier

NAPIER

A W

Sapper

21 May 2005

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