Hunt is on for Carluke hero Arthur Ramage’s medals

Arthur Ramage DCM MM and BAR, CROIX DE GUERRE, born 1892 in Carluke, died 1/8/1917
Arthur Ramage DCM MM and BAR, CROIX DE GUERRE, born 1892 in Carluke, died 1/8/1917

A CARLUKE man is searching for the medals won by a WWI hero he was named after.

Ramage Kelly, 76, who now lives in Motherwell, is interested in sourcing the medals of hero Arthur Ramage, who was killed in 1917.

Ramage is rightly proud of his namesake and has been left wondering where his war medals, of which there are many, ended up.

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