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St Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Lanark

 
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Adam Brown



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PostPosted: Sun Oct 07, 2007 11:50 pm    Post subject: St Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Lanark Reply with quote

Location: On the Thankerton Road, near the racecourse.

3 WW1 CWGC graves
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mhomac



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Location: South Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 5:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

GREIG, W

Rank: Sapper
Service No: WR/193966
Date of Death: 31/01/1919
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers Railway Operating Div.
Grave Reference: IV. B. 36.
Cemetery: MAZARGUES WAR CEMETERY, MARSEILLES
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GREIG, J

Rank: Private
Service No: 520484
Date of Death: 25/02/1919
Regiment/Service: Labour Corps 405th Coy.
Grave Reference: St. John's Wall Lair.
Cemetery: LANARK (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
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mhomac



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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

HANLON, W

Rank: Private
Service No: 21235
Date of Death: 09/10/1915
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots 16th Bn.
Grave Reference: St. Patrick S. F. 12.
Cemetery: LANARK (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
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mhomac



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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

MANN, ANNIE

Rank: Volunteer
Service No: J/W/53626
Date of Death: 30/05/1941
Age: 19
Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
Grave Reference: St. Ninian's Div. Grave 54.
Cemetery: LANARK (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
Additional Information: Daughter of Peter and Mary Mann, of Lanark.

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mhomac



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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

MULLIGAN, WILLIAM ANGUS GILLESPIE

Rank: Aircraftman 1st Class
Service No: 1374268
Date of Death: 23/08/1943
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Grave Reference: St. Kentigern's Div. Grave 61.
Cemetery: LANARK (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of William Mulligan, and of Mary Brown Mulligan, of Newarthill


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mhomac



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PostPosted: Sat Mar 08, 2014 6:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

2 men in different services in two wars, i.e. WW1 and WW2, are listed on one CWGC gravestones.

ROURKE, JOSEPH
Rank: Air Mechanic 1st Class
Service No: 98616
Date of Death: 02/11/1918
Age: 28
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Grave Reference: South-West Wall. 15.
Cemetery: LANARK (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
Additional Information: Born at Lanark.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Rourke.
Husband of Catherine McDonald Rourke, of 9, St. Vincent Place, Lanark

ROURKE, PETER VINCENT

Rank: Rifleman
Service No: 3251006
Date of Death: 08/07/1941
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 9th Bn.
Grave Reference: S. W. Border. Grave 15.
Cemetery: LANARK (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Joseph and Catherine Rourke.

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kenmorrison



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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 10:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Morag - are the ROURKEs father and son?

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mhomac



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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 5:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

We think that's correct... father and son. First time I have ever seen that on a CWGC gravestone but I'm sure someone will tell me it's not the first.
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