With thanks to Historian Debbie Cameron for finding this poem written by James Kirk and entitled “In Memory Of Private Charles Sloan HLI Old Monkland, Died Of Wounds August 1916” - typed on white paper
Museum reference: NLC-2013-33 Date: 8.1916
Poem by: James Kirk Place Made: Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, Scotland.
On display: In Storage: Museums
1915 · 12th Service Battallion Highland Light Infantry · Sloan, Charles · 11 Rosepark Cottage, Coatbridge · See also the book "Coatbridge and the Great War" by Robert Corrins, Page 143 and NLC-2013-0031.