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  91st Glasgow Boys' Brigade, membership cards 


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  91st Glasgow
Company, the Boys Brigade was formed 30 May 1888 and was attached to Gorbals Parish Church

In session 1929-1930 the company's church changed to Gorbals Church
In session 1939-1941 the company closed

  In session 1942-1943 the company re-started in Gorbals Church

  In session 1943-1950 the company closed
  In Session 1953-1954 the number was re-allocated 91st Glasgow BB attached to Plantation, St.Andrew's Church
In session 1977-1978 the company closed

Boys' Brigade membership card, 1914-1915.

The Glasgow Battalion and others in Britain were seriously affected by the departure of staff sergeants and officers to enlist in the armed forces during the First World War. 400,000 former members and officers of the Boys' Brigade served with the British forces during First World War. 
The l6th Service Battalion of The Highland Light Infantry was recruited entirely by the Glasgow Battalion of the Brigade.


Boys' Brigade membership card, 1914-1915.
Which belonged to William Cullen aged 12.
91st Glasgow Company
Gorbals Parish Church


 Fabulous stuff eh?  


Boys' Brigade membership card, 1918-1919.

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