This token was struck to commemorate Brother Captain Harry Sherwood Ranken VC
He graduated as a doctor from Glasgow University and served in WW1 . He died of injuries received in September 1914 and was awarded the VC for gallantry under fire.
Commemorating Lt Col Robert Shankland VC. He was awarded his VC for action in 1916. He was born in Ayr and emigrated to Canada in his early 20s He served in WWI in the Queens Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada He later served in WWII and died in Vancouver in 1968