In memory of Private William Cowan of the 1st Battalion Border Regiment.
Born and lived in Ravenglass.
Died 5th May 1917 (aged 24).
Buried at Faubourg D’Amiens Cemetary, Arras, Pas de Calais, France.
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.