New Cumnock War Memorials and Military Burials

(Photo montage by Robert Hart, Cumnock)

A Study of the War Memorials and Military Burials in New Cumnock


Richard M Bain

In the village of New Cumnock

Village War Memorial / Bank School Memorial / Arthur Memorial Cross / Parish Church Plaque / New Cumnock Primary School Plaques

Military Burials / Gravestone Inscriptions

First World War Burials and Memorials in

France and Flanders / Mesopotamia / Gallipoli / Palestine / Poland
Second World War Burials and Memorials in

Northern Europe / Rest of the UK / Italy / The Far East


Database 1 - the Village War Memorial

Database 2 - other soldiers with New Cumnock connections

Portraits / Artefacts / Acknowledgements


Stop Press

October 2017 -after some ten years of negotiation between his present day family and East Ayrshire Council, the name of Alexander Stephens was added to the village war memorial. Thanks to Niall Love.

The Village War Memorial page has been updated to take account of this as have Databases 1 and 2

If you have any photographs or if you can help in any way, then please feel free to contact me, Richard M Bain