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Lecropt Churchyard and Cemetery

 
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 10, 2007 4:21 pm    Post subject: Lecropt Churchyard and Cemetery Reply with quote

Designed by William Stirling and built 1824-26. Category A listed church has an interior of great interest with arched and ribbed ceiling and an unusual logo for the Keir family set in the tower at one end of the church. Stained glass windows of note.

Architect: William Stirling
Building Date: 1824-26

Lecropt was formerly in Perthshire.

Location: On the A9 a few miles outside Bridge of Allan (FK9 4ND)
Map Ref: NS 780 979

No. of CWGC Burials: 2



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PostPosted: Wed Oct 10, 2007 4:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: ANDERSON, JAMES BETT
Initials: J B
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 21
Date of Death: 19/01/1942
Service No: 979654
Additional information: Son of James B. Anderson and Mary F. Anderson, of Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. 3. Grave 11.
Cemetery: LECROPT CHURCHYARD


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 10, 2007 4:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: ROSS, HUGH
Initials: H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Flight Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 29
Date of Death: 05/10/1946
Service No: 526977
Additional information: Son of Robert Ross and of Margaret Ross (nee Ronald).
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. C. Grave 85.
Cemetery: LECROPT CHURCHYARD



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PostPosted: Wed Oct 10, 2007 4:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: MACDONALD, SAMUEL
Initials: S
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)
Unit Text: 28th Bn.
Date of Death: 15/09/1916
Age: 27
Service No: 73677
Awards: D C M
Additional Information: Son of Samuel and Sarah Ann MacDonald (nee Carmichael)
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial: VIMY MEMORIAL

Name: MACDONALD, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Date of Death: 10/11/1917
Age: 25
Service No: 907542
Additional Information: Son of Samuel and Sarah Ann MacDonald (nee Carmichael)
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 18 - 26 - 28.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL



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PostPosted: Sun Sep 15, 2013 4:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lecropt Church Memorials have now been added, see:

WW1 - http://warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?p=59358&mforum=warmemscot#59358

WW2 - http://warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=7995&mforum=warmemscot

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