County: Renfrewshire
Issued on: Departure
Date of presentation: bef. 23/02/1901
Number issued: 1


Gold albert & badge, suitably inscribed, to:

2nd Volunteer Active Service Company, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders –
8520 Private Robert RENNIE

Presentation made by Bro. John Baird, on behalf of the members of the Christopher North Lodge, No. 875.



Paisley & Renfrewshire Gazette, 23rd February 1901



At a meeting of the St James’ Branch of the P.Y.M.C.A., on Saturday morning, the members presented Private Robert RENNIE, one of their number, with an ironclad watch, previous to his departure for active service at the front. The presentation was made by Mr Robert Gladstone, jun., president; and Private RENNIE suitably acknowledged the gift.

The other evening, the members of the Christopher North Lodge, No. 875, entertained Private RENNIE. Bro. John Baird, C.T., occupied the chair, and presented Private RENNIE with a gold albert and badge, suitably inscribed, as a recognition of his loyalty. Private RENNIE suitably replied.

Private RENNIE has also been made the recipient of a silver fountain pen from the Executive of the Middle Ward of Renfrewshire District Lodge, of which he held the position of secretary.