Stornoway / Steornabhagh

Listings for Stornoway are arranged by street

Captain DONALD MARTIN
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit:: Merchant Marine, SS Opal
Date of death: 18 December 1916
Ship sunk by U-80 off the Isle of Man
Memorial: Tower Hill

Sergeant MALCOLM MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Son of John Macleod, of Stornoway
Service unit: 42nd Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
Service number: 1235
Date of death: 12 August 1918 at the age of 28
Killed in action at the battle of Amiens
Memorial: Vimy Memorial

Private JAMES PARKER ANDERSON
Last address in Lewis: Glen House, Stornoway
Son of William Anderson and Mary Parker, married to Mary Glen Alexander
Service unit: 4th (Reserve) Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders
Date of death: 26 December 1918 at the age of 34
Died of illness at Edinburgh
Was a teacher
Interred: Perth (Wellshills) Cemetery, grave C (P2) 25
Memorial: Nicolson Institute WW1 memorial, left panel

Private JOHN ANDERSON
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit: 16th Canadians (Canadian Army Medical Corps)
Service number: 536451
Date of death: 27 June 1918 at the age of 32
Drowned when hospital ship Llandovery Castle was sunk by U-86
Memorial: Halifax Memorial, panel 2

Private DONALD MACKENZIE
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Husband of F. McKenzie, of 61, Havelock Rd., Bromley, Kent. Born at Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 4089
Date of death: 20 August 1916
Interred: Albert Communal cemetery extension, I. N. 58

Bosun JOHN MACDONALD
Son of Duncan and Kate McDonald; husband of Jeannie Ann McDonald (Nee Eddie), of 77, Waterloo Quay, Aberdeen.
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit: Mercantile Marine, SS Hogarth
Date of death: 8 June 1918 at the age of 54
Ship sunk by UB-107
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Bosun NEIL MACRAE
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Pomeranian
Date of death: 15 April 1918 at the age of 38
Memorial: Tower Hill

Chief Engineer JAMES WILSON
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS St Ola
Date of death: 8 April 1918 at the age of 59
Died of natural causes at Stromness

Able Seaman JOHN MACKENZIE
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Serula
Date of death: 16 September 1918 at the age of 22
Ship sunk by U-64, 13 miles NE of Strumble Head, en-route from Manchester to Rouen
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial

Seaman JOHN MATHESON
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine
Date of death: 1 October 1916 at the age of 42
Died in an accident

Seaman MALCOLM MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine
Date of death: 1916 at the age of 49
Lost at sea

Private JOHN FORREST
Last address in Lewis: Stornoway
Son of Mr. A. M. Forrest, of Beach House, South Beach St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Scots Guards
Service number: 9892
Date of death: 28 September 1915
Died of wounds
Interred: Noeux-les-Mines Communal cemetery, grave I. D. 28.

BANK STREET
Captain REGINALD FOWLER GREENHILL
Only son of Mrs. and the late Dr. S. F. Greenhill, of 9, Bank St., Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Last address in Lewis: 9 Bank Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 15th Lancashire Fusiliers
Date of death: 1 January 1918 at the age of 22
Interred: Wimereux Communal Cemetery, grave IV. I. 3

BATTERY PARK
Private RODERICK MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 4 Battery Park, Stornoway
Son of Alexander McLeod, of 4, Battery Park, Stornoway, and the late Mrs. McLeod.
Service unit: 7th Seaforth Highlanders, Labour Corps
Service number: S/16375, transf. to (588562)
Date of death: 18 February 1919 at the age of 34
Died of wounds
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, grave L. R.1910. 683.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Private JOHN NORMAN MUNRO MORRISON
Last address in Lewis: 18 Battery Park, Stornoway
Son of John and Anne Morrison
Service unit: Gordon Highlanders
Service number: 3/5950
Date of death: 5 April 1917 at the age of 23
Died of tuberculosis after being wounded
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, grave N. 1910. 970.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Colour Sergeant ALEX JOHN THOMSON

Last address in Lewis: 20 Battery Park, Stornoway
Son of William Thomson, Buckie
Service unit: Gold Coast Regiment, W.A.F.F., Gordon Highlanders
Service number: 265201
Date of death: 9 October 1918 at the age of 23
Died of pneumonia at Kumasi, Gold Coast
Interred: Kumassi European Cemetery [Ghana], grave 20
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel
Decoration(s): DCM for gallantry in the field

BAYHEAD STREET

Private MALCOLM CROCKETT

Last address in Lewis: 9 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Son of James and Annie Crockett, of 14, Point St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Gordon Highlanders
Service number: 3/6013
Date of death: 24 October 1914 at the age of 20
Killed in action
Memorial: Le Touret Memorial, Panel 39 to 41
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel
Was at the front for only 3 weeks

Private MURDO MONTGOMERY

Last address in Lewis: 31 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Only son of Catherine Montgomery, of 18, Mackenzie St., Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, and the late Robert Montgomery.
Service unit: 11th Royal Scots Fusiliers
Service number: 38627
Date of death: 3 May 1917 at the age of 22
Killed in action in France
Interred: Sunken Road Cemetery, Fampoux, grave I. B. 23
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private MALCOLM MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 35 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Son of William Macleod
Service unit: 1st Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Service number: 27746
Date of death: 24 January 1917 at the age of 19
Died of wounds sustained previously day at casualty clearing station
Interred: Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulty; grave II. M. 16
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Lance Corporal DONALD MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: 36 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Son of John Macleod
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: S/13698
Date of death: 12 April 1917 at the age of 20
Killed in action
Interred: Aubigny Communal Cemetery extension, grave II. A. 69.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial
Had been ranching in Argentina and came home at own expense to enlist

Private GEORGE MORRISON
Last address in Lewis: 46 Bayhead Street
Son of John and Flora Morrison, of 46 Bayhead
Military unit: 46th Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)
Service number: 437875
Date of death: 31 August 1916 at the age of 31
Killed in action by a sniper
Interred: Ridge Wood Military Cemetery, grave III. J. 4
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Private ANGUS ROSS

Last address in Lewis: 51 Bayhead Street
Husband of Edith Ross, of 90 Falstaff St, Stratford ON, Canada
Military unit: 7th Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment)
Service number: 602575
Date of death: 12 April 1917 at the age of 27
Died of shrapnel wounds
Interred: Wimereux Communal Cemetery, grave II. G. 8
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Sergeant GEORGE MACDONALD
Last address in Lewis: 52 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 1st Royal Fusiliers
Service number: 8283
Date of death: 16 February 1915 at the age of 20
Killed in action at La Bassee
Interred: La Chapelle d'Armenti√ěres Communal Cemetery, grave B. 4
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private WILLIAM MACDONALD
Last address in Lewis: 52 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 1st King's Own Scottish Borderers attached Highland Light Infantry
Service number: 11320
Date of death: 4 July 1916 at the age of 23
Killed in action
Interred: Warloy-Baillon Communal cemetery extension, grave I. C. 17
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private ARCHIBALD CRAIG
Last address in Lewis: 61 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Son of Francis William Craig, of Bayhead House, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service unit: 16th West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Service number: 16/1734
Date of death: 3 May 1917 at the age of 19
Killed in action
Memorial: Arras Memorial, Bay 4
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Chief Engineer DONALD MORRISON
Last address in Lewis: 67 Bayhead Street, Stornoway
Husband of Helen Morison, of 60, Seymour Avenue, Lipson, Plymouth. Born at Stornoway.
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Malda
Date of death: 25 August 1917 at the age of 55
Ship sunk by U-70, 130 miles W of Bishop's Rock
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

BELLS ROAD
Private DONALD STEWART

Last address in Lewis: 10 Bells Road, Stornoway
Son of Murdo and Mary Stewart, of Bayhead St., Stornoway, Lewis. Served with 1st Bn. Seaforth Highlanders in India for six years.
Also quoted at 3 Francis Street
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 9469
Date of death: 16 October 1914 at the age of 25
Killed in action in France
Interred: Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, grave III. C. 37.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private JAMES STEWART
Last address in Lewis: 10 Bells Road
Son of Murdo and Mary Stewart, of Plantation Road
Also quoted at 3 Francis Street 
Military unit: 5th Canadian Infantry Battalion
Service number: 623154
Date of death: 26 September 1917 at the age of 26
Killed in action
Memorial: Vimy Memorial
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Chief Officer NORMAN MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 10 Bells Road, Stornoway
Son of Effie Macleod
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Yankalilla
Date of death: 10 January 1919 at the age of 44
Died of influenza on board ship at Ocean Falls, BC, Canada
Interred: Aignish Cemetery

CASTLE STREET
Corporal ALEX MACKENZIE

Last address in Lewis: 3 Castle Street, Stornoway
Son of John Mackenzie
Service unit: 1st Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 3/5311
Date of death: 9 May 1915
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Le Touret Memorial, panel 41 and 42
Local memorial: Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

CHURCH STREET
Private ALEX DONALD MURRAY

Last address in Lewis: 20 Church Street, Stornoway
Son of Neil and Mary Murray, of 20, Church St., Stornoway, Ross-shire, Scotland.
Service unit: 24th Battallion Australian Infantry, Australian Imperial Forces
Service number: 6853/A
Date of death: 1 September 1918 at the age of 25
Killed in action by shrapnel
Interred: Daours Communal Cemetery Extension, grave VIII. B. 54
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private MATTHEW MURRAY

Last address in Lewis: 20 Church Street, Stornoway
Son of Neil and Mary Murray (nee McDonald), of 20, Church St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 13th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
Service number: S/2630
Date of death: 8 September 1916 at the age of 28
Died of disease at home
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, grave N. 1910. 1123
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private ROBERT MURRAY

Last address in Lewis: 20 Church Street, Stornoway
Son of Robert and Catherine Murray of Church Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 10th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
Service number: 278909
Date of death: 12 October 1917 at the age of 21
Killed in action
Memorial: Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 141 to 143 and 162
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private KENNETH JOHN MACLEAN
Last address in Lewis: 33 Church Street, Stornoway
Son of John and Rachel Maclean
Service unit: Gordon Highlanders, Depot
Service number: 3/6127
Date of death: 18 March 1919 at the age of 25
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, northeast Old Ground, grave 427
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

CROMWELL STREET
Lieutenant GEORGE MACFARQUHAR MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: 63 Cromwell Street, Stornoway
Son of John and Jessie Helen Macleod (nee Macfarquhar)
Service unit: 7th Gordon Highlanders / Royal Army Medical Corps
Date of death: 7 April 1917 at the age of 30
Killed in action
Interred: Maroeuil British Cemetery, grave IV. D. 6
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Sergeant DONALD STEWART
Last address in Lewis: 85 Cromwell Street, Stornoway
Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Stewart, of 32, Argyll Square, Oban.
Service unit: Royal Garrison Artillery, Argyll Mountain Bty. 4th (Highland) Mountain Bde.
Service number: 1003
Date of death: 7 November 1915 at the age of 25
Killed in action at Suvla Bay
Interred: Hill 10 Cemetery, grave II. C. 15
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

FRANCIS STREET
Lieutenant BENJAMIN GREENFIELD
Last address in Lewis: Free Church Manse Francis Street
Son of Rev James Greenfield
Military unit: Canadians, also Royal Field Artillery
Service number: 5567
Date of death: 28 November 1918 at the age of 33
Cause of death: Died of pneumonia at Thurso
Interred: Thurso (Mount Vernon) Cemetery, grave K. 292
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

GARDEN ROAD
Seaman JOHN MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 7 Garden Road, Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine
Date of death: not known
Drowned
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Wireless Operator SAMUEL MACKENZIE

Last address in Lewis: 13 Garden Road, Stornoway
Son of Marion Mackenzie and the late Kenneth Mckenzie
Service unit: Merchant Marine
Date of death: 1 July 1918 at the age of 20
Died at home of disease contracted on active service abroad
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel
Served in France, Mesopotamia, Egypt and India

Gunner SAMUEL NICOLSON
Last address in Lewis: 13 Garden Road, Stornoway
Son of Norman and Margaret Nicolson, of Portree, Skye.
Service unit: Royal Garrison Artillery, 4th Highland Battery
Service number: 301533
Date of death: 29 September 1918 at the age of 22
Died of pneumonia at Salonika
Interred: Kirechkoi-Hortakoi Military Cemetery, grave 152
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

HAVELOCK COURT
Private MALCOLM MACKAY
Last address in Lewis: 3 Havelock Court, Stornoway
Service unit: 1st Gordon Highlanders
Date of death: 14 December 1914
Killed in action
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Corporal DONALD MACAULAY
Last address in Lewis: 8 Havelock Court, Stornoway
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 1109
Date of death: 3 May 1917 at the age of 27
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Arras Memorial, Bay 8
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

JAMES STREET
Corporal ROBERT MACAULAY
Last address in Lewis: 12 James Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 6th Cameron Highlanders
Service number: S/40635
Date of death: 31 July 1917 at the age of 39
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) memorial, panels 38 and 40
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Private JOHN MACRAE MACKENZIE

Last address in Lewis: 26 James Street, Stornoway
Son of Angus and Margaret Macrae MacKenzie, of 26, James St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 17th Highland Light Infantry, Glasgow Chamber of Commerce Battallion
Service number: 15999
Date of death: 1 July 1916 at the age of 25
Killed in action
Interred: Lonsdale Cemetery, Authuile, grave III. F. 9.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

KEITH STREET
Lieutenant JOHN MACKENZIE
Last address in Lewis: Keith Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Implacable
Date of death: 1 February 1920 at the age of 58
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial
Discharged due to ill health in 1918

Gunner MURDO MACAULAY

Last address in Lewis: 2 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Christina Mackay
Service unit: Royal Garrison Artillery, 4th Highland Battery
Service number: 4401
Date of death: 15 July 1915 at the age of 22
Died in Malta, of wounds incurred on 11 June 1915
Interred: Pieta Military Cemetery, grave B. II. 3
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Seaman GEORGE MACAULAY

Last address in Lewis: 3 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Murdo and Annie Macaulay, of 3 Keith Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Mercantile Marine, HMHS Glenart Castle
Date of death: 26 February 1918 at the age of 24
Ship sunk by U-boat in Bristol Channel
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Private ANGUS MACNEILL

Last address in Lewis: 3 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Malcolm and Margaret Macneil, of 2, Keith St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 7th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: S/4936
Date of death: 25 October 1918 at the age of 25
Killed in action
Interred: Harlebeke New British Cemetery, grave II. A. 9
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

First Lieutenant JOHN MACDONALD SMITH
Last address in Lewis: 3 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of the Rev. Kenneth Smith, of The Manse, Oban, Argyllshire.
Service unit: 12th Battallion Cameronians, Scottish Rifles
Date of death: 12 May 1916 at the age of 26
Killed in action near Hohenzollern Redoubt (La Bassee)
Memorial: Loos Memorial, Panel 57 to 59
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private IAN MACDONALD

Last address in Lewis: 12 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Alexander and Janet Macdonald
Regiment or division: 17th Royal Scots
Service number: 59146 (formerly 57482, H.L.I.)
Date of death: 25 May 1918 at the age of 19
Killed in action in France
Interred: Martinsart British Cemetery, grave I. D. 13.
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panelc

Able Seaman JOHN CARSON
Last address in Lewis: 13 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Matthew and Annie Carson
Service unit: Royal Navy, HMS Defense
Service number: Clyde Z/3621
Date of death: 31 May 1916 at the age of 30
Killed in action in Battle of Jutland
Memorial: Portsmouth Naval, panel 24,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private ANGUS GRAHAM
Last address in Lewis: 14 Keith Street
Son of Angus Graham
Military unit: 8th Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Service number: 438016
Date of death: 14 June 1916 at the age of 26
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 24 - 26 - 28 - 30
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Private JOHN CONNING

Last address in Lewis: 17 Keith Street
Son of David and Flora Conning, of 16 Francis Street
Military unit: 31st Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)
Service number: 696659
Date of death: 18 November 1917 at the age of 26
Died of wounds in France
Interred: Etaples Military Cemetery, grave XXX. L. 24
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, left panel

Sergeant MALCOLM MURRAY
Last address in Lewis: 18 Keith Street
Son of Donald and Marion Murray
Military unit: 8th Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Service number: 1505
Date of death: 24 June 1916 at the age of 40
Died in hospital at Shorncliffe
Interred: Shorncliffe Military Cemetery, grave T. 416
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Private FREDERICK CHARLES
Last address in Lewis: 32 Keith Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 4th Royal Irish Fusiliers
Service number: 18635
Date of death: 9 September 1915 at the age of 45
Died of drowning in the River Clyde
Interred: Glasgow Eastern Necropolis, grave 12. 2057.

Private ALEX DONALD MACDONALD

Last address in Lewis: 37 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Mary Macdonald
Service unit: 14th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
Service number: S/11513
Date of death: 25 April 1917 at the age of 37
Died of wounds
Interred: Faubourg d'Amiens Cemetery, grave V. C. 4.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Second Hand GEORGE MCKENZIE MACDONALD

Last address in Lewis: 37 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Mary McDonald (nee McKenzie), of 18, Church St., Partick, Glasgow, and the late Donald McDonald. Born at Govan.
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Aparima
Date of death: 19 November 1917 at the age of 33
Ship sunk by U-40 6 miles SW of Anvil Point, enroute from London to Barry
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial,
Local memorial: Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Guardsman KENNETH DONALD MONTGOMERY

Last address in Lewis: 39 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Isabella Montgomery, of 39, Keith St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Scots Guards
Service number: 15678
Date of death: 30 March 1919 at the age of 20
Died in hospital of pneumonia following influenza
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, grave G. 1886. 1149
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Second Lieutenant (Revd) NORMAN CRICHTON, MA

Last address in Lewis: 40 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of William Crichton of 40 Keith Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 4th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3134
Date of death: 14 November 1916 at the age of 28
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 15C
Mentioned on family gravestone in Eye Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Seaman DONALD MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 42 Keith Street, Stornoway
Also quoted at 2 Crossbost
Son of Malcolm Macleod, husband of Henrietta
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Dreel Castle
Service number: 1427/SD
Date of death: 1 January 1919 at the age of 50
Drowned in sinking of HMY Iolaire, was never found
Local memorials: Lewis War Memorial and North Lochs, Crossbost

Cooper 4th class DONALD MACRITCHIE

Last address in Lewis: 46 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Murdo and Christina Macritchie; husband of the late Jane Maciver Macritchie of 57 Coll
Native of Leurbost
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Pembroke
Service number: M/23885(CH)
Date of death: 1 January 1919 at the age of 29
Drowned in sinking of HMY Iolaire
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, grave K. 1910. 479
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Signaller ALEX MACRAE

Last address in Lewis: 57 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Isabella MacRae, of Stornoway, Isle of Lewis; brother of Mary MacRae, of 57 Keith St., Stornoway.
Service unit: A Bty., 250th Bde. Royal Field Artillery
Service number: 227285
Date of death: 14 August 1918 at the age of 32
Died as POW in Germany
Interred: Chauny Communal Cemetery, British extension Sp. Mem. No 9
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Private NORMAN MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: 69 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Duncan Macleod (of 28 Tolsta Chaolais) and Isabella Macleod, of South Lochs
Service unit: B Coy. 7th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: S/40465
Date of death: 12 October 1917 at the age of 24
Killed in action in France
Interred: Poelcapelle British Cemetery, grave XV. F. 10
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial and Tolsta Chaolais Memorial

Signaller JOHN ALEX MACASKILL

Last address in Lewis: 75 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Mrs. Christina Macaskill, of 75, Keith St., Stornoway. Born in Liverpool.
Service unit: Royal Navy Voluntary Reserve, HMS Vivid
Service number: Clyde Z/8453
Date of death: 1 January 1919 at the age of 19
Drowned in sinking of HMY Iolaire
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, Southeast, Old Ground, 125
Local memorials: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel; St Peter's Episcopal Church memorial

Lance Corporal ALEX DONALD MORISON

Son of William and Anna Murray Morison, of Stornoway; husband of Margaret Donald Morison, of 35, St. George's Square, London.
Last address in Lewis: 76 Keith Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 2nd Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Service number: 27217
Date of death: 6 July 1916 at the age of 37
Killed in action
Interred: Gorre British and Indian Cemetery, grave II. A. 15.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private JAMES DONALD MACRAE

Last address in Lewis: 78 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Roderick Macrae, of 78 Keith Street
Military unit: 52nd Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Service number: 439719
Date of death: 23 November 1917 at the age of 28
Died of wounds in Etaples, France
Interred: Etaples Military Cemetery, grave XXX. M. 19
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Private MALCOLM MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 81 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of John and Annie Macleod, of 81, Keith St., Stornoway, Lewis.
Also quoted at 4 Tolsta Chaolais
Service unit: 8th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 9007
Date of death: 20 August 1917 at the age of 30
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 132 to 135 and 162A
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial
Decoration(s): DCM

Private MALCOLM MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: 84 Keith Street
Son of Donald and Catherine Macleod
Military unit: 15th Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Service number: 27092
Date of death: 29 April 1915 at the age of 29
Killed in action
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 18 - 24 - 26 - 30
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Private HECTOR MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 84 Keith Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Catherine McLeod, of 84, Keith St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 7270
Date of death: 19 March 1916 at the age of 28
Killed in action by a sniper
Interred: St Patrick's Cemetery, Loos, grave III. H. 31
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

KENNETH STREET

Corporal HUDSON TAYLOR MACFARLANE
Last address in Lewis: 27 Kenneth Street
Son of John F. and Annie J. Macfarlane, of Stornoway.
Service unit: 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles (Quebec Regiment)
Service number: 110341
Date of death: 28 March 1917 at the age of 23
Cause of death: Killed in action
Interred: Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St Eloi, grave IV. H. 4
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, left panel

Private JOHN MACFARLANE

Last address in Lewis: 27 Kenneth Street, Stornoway
Son of John F. and Annie J. Macfarlane, of Stornoway.
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: S/43197
Date of death: 20 October 1916 at the age of 24
Killed in action in France
Interred: Guillemont Road Cemetery, Guillemont, grave II. E. 5
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, left panel

Private KENNETH MACLEAN

Last address in Lewis: 42 Kenneth Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Annie MacLean, of 42, Kenneth St., Stornoway, Lewis.
Service unit: 5th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 203861
Date of death: 6 September 1917 at the age of 30
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 132 to 135 and 162A
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Lance Corporal GEORGE MURRAY MUNRO

Last address in Lewis: 50 Kenneth Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Christina MacLeod Munro, of 56, Kenneth St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/7259
Date of death: 16 April 1917 at the age of 18
Died in hospital in Cromarty
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, North-West Old Ground 317
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Gunner DONALD JOHN MORRISON

Last address in Lewis: 63 Kenneth Street, Stornoway
Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Morison, of "Rockwell," Kenneth St., Stornoway, Ross-shire.
Service unit: Royal Field Artillery, "B" Bty, 291st Bde
Service number: 96576
Date of death: 22 August 1918 at the age of 23
Died of wounds
Interred: Daours Communal cemetery extension, grave V. B. 13
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private WILLIAM MACKENZIE

Last address in Lewis: 66 Kenneth Street, Stornoway
Son of Norman and Annie Mackenzie, of 66, Kenneth St., Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service unit: 1st / 6th Manchester Regiment, Trench Mortars
Service number: 251809
Date of death: 11 December 1917 at the age of 23
Killed in action in France
Interred: Post Office Rifles Cemetery, Festubert
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

KIPPER ROAD

Private JOHN MACRITCHIE
Last address in Lewis: 67 Kipper Road
Son of Roderick and Jessie MacRitchie, of 48 Kipper Road, Stornoway; husband of Janet Fleming MacRitchie of 377 St Clarens Ave, Toronto, Canada.
Service unit: Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)
Service number: 51312
Date of death: 8 May 1915 at the age of 40
Killed in action.
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 10
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

LEWIS STREET
Trooper JOHN A MACRAE

Last address in Lewis: 26 Lewis Street, Stornoway
Son of James and Catherine MacRae, of Viewfield, Lewis St., Stornoway. Born at Stornoway.
Service unit: 13th Yorkshire Regiment
Service number: 235609, formerly 4351 Scottish Horse
Date of death: 23 November 1917 at the age of 39
Died of wounds in Field Hospital
Interred: Hermies British Cemetery, grave G. 9
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Corporal DUNCAN MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: Craigleor, Lewis Street
Only son of George and Lilias Mcleod, of Craigleor House, Lewis Street
Service unit: 16th Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Service number: 77631
Date of death: 2 July 1917 at the age of 29
Killed in action
Interred: Roclincourt Military Cemetery, grave II. C. 8
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, middle panel

Seaman ALEX MACARTHUR

Last address in Lewis: 48 Lewis Street, Stornoway
Son of Isabella Macarthur, of 48, Lewis St., Stornoway, Ross-shire, and the late Alexander Macarthur.
Service unit: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, HMS Defence
Service number: Clyde Z/3622
Date of birth: 16 April 1890
Date of death: 31 May 1916 at the age of 26
Lost at the Battle of Jutland.
Memorial: Portsmouth Naval, panel 24,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

MACIVER's BUILDINGS
Sergeant JOHN SMITH
Last address in Lewis: 2 Maciver's Buildings, Stornoway
Son of Alexander Smith, brother of Neil Smith
Service unit: 16th Ambulance Company, 2nd Divison US Army
Enlisted from Montana
Date of death: 15 September 1918 at the age of 35
Died in France
Interred: St. Mihiel American Cemetery, Thiaucourt, France, Plot D Row 8 Grave 22
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private NEIL SMITH

Last address in Lewis: 2 Maciver's Buildings, Stornoway
Son of Alexander Smith, brother of Neil Smith
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/6769
Date of death: 13 October 1914 at the age of 22
Killed in action in France
Interred: Meteren Military Cemetery, grave I. C. 99
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private DONALD KENNEDY

Last address in Lewis: 4 Maciver's Buildlings, Stornoway
Son of John and Annie (24 North Beach, Stornoway), formerly at 2 Calbost. Brother of Dugald.
Service unit: 1st Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 3/5308
Date of death: 28 October 1914 at the age of 20
Killed in action in France
Interred: Tyne Cot Cemetery, grave Sp. Mem. 58.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Able Seaman ANGUS MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 7 Maciver's Buildings, Stornoway
Son of Malcolm and Margaret MacLeod (nee Morrison), of 7, Macivers Court, Keith St., Stornoway.
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Shadwell
Date of death: 23 March 1918 at the age of 19
Drowned in torpedoing of SS Shadwell by U-50 north of Tunisia; ship was damaged, not sunk
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Private PETER GRAHAM
Last address in Lewis: 9 Maciver's Buildings, Stornoway
Son of Colin and Christina Graham, of 9, MacIvers Buildings, Keith St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/6929
Date of death: 7 January 1916 at the age of 23
Killed in action in Mesopotamia
Memorial: Basra Memorial, Iraq, Panel 37 and 64
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

MACKENZIE STREET

Private MURDO MACPHAIL
Last address in Lewis: 6 Mackenzie Street, Stornoway
Son of Neil and Annie Carmichael MacPhail, of 6, MacKenzie St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 10th/11th Highland Light Infantry
Service number: 45467
Date of death: 9 April 1918 at the age of 19
Killed in action
Memorial: Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 9
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Carpenter MURDO MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 24 Mackenzie Street
Next of kin: Donald and Susan Macleod
Service unit: Merchant Marine,
Date of death: 1920
Buried at sea

MATHESON ROAD
Private MATTHEW MACGREGOR

Last address in Lewis: 1 Matheson Road, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Elizabeth McGregor, of 'Cairn Dhu,' Matheson Road, Stornoway.
Service unit: 9th Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Service number: 43596, formerly 9201
Date of death: 20 July 1918 at the age of 29
Killed in action
Interred: La Kreule Military Cemetery, Hazebrouck
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private WILLIAM MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: 1 Matheson Road, Stornoway
Son of William and Jane Macleod, of Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service unit: 1st / 6th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 267505, previously 5142
Date of death: 16 May 1917 at the age of 34
Killed in action in France
Interred: Brown's Copse Cemetery, Roeux, grave III. G. 21
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

MURRAY's COURT
Private PETER JOHN MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 2 Murray's Court, Stornoway
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 201809
Date of death: 31 August 1918
Interred: Dury Crucifix Cemetery, II. D. 42
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Private DONALD MACAULAY
Last address in Lewis: 12 Murray's Court, Stornoway
Next of kin: Catherine Macaulay
Service unit: 2nd Gordon Highlanders
Service number: 3/5943
Date of death: 20 January 1915 at the age of 20
Killed in action
Interred: Rue de Petillon Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, grave I. C. 35.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Seaman DONALD MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 12 Murray's Court, Stornoway
Son of John and Mary MacLeod, of 10, Murray's Court, Kenneth St., Stornoway.
Service unit: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, RN Depot (Crystal Palace)
Service number: Z/9964
Date of death: 1 January 1919 at the age of 18
Drowned in sinking of HMY Iolaire
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery, O. 1910. 1427.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memoria

NEW STREET
Private DONALD MACRAE
Donald Macrae
Image courtesy Clan Macrae Roll of Honour
Last address in Lewis: 12 New Street
Next of kin: Mrs R Macrae, Mother, of 12 New Street
Military unit: 43rd Canadian Infantry
Service number: 153067
Date of death: 2 July 1916 at the age of 33
Died of wounds in Boulogne
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, middle panel

Warrant Officer ROBERT MACDONALD
Last address in Lewis: 22 New Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Royal Navy
Date of death: 16 September 1915 at the age of 39
Died in hospital
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private MURDO MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 24 New Street
Son of Mary McLeod, of 24, New St., Stornoway, Scotland, and the late Donald McLeod.
Military unit: 78th Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Service number: 147968
Date of death: 8 July 1919 at the age of 27
Died of illness in Winnipeg
Interred: Winnipeg (Brookside) Cemetery, Mil 213
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

NEWTON STREET
Signaller ALLAN MACSWEEN

Last address in Lewis: 2 Newton Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Royal Navy, HMS Invincible
Service number: J/25788

Date of death: 31 May 1916 at the age of 29
Lost at the Battle of Jutland.
Memorial: Portsmouth Naval Memorial, panel 13
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private DONALD LACHLAN MACLEAN

Last address in Lewis: 3 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Christina Maclean
Service unit: A Coy, 7th Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Service number: S/14339
Enlisted at Glasgow
Date of death: 10 September 1915 at the age of 27
Killed in action in France
Interred: Fosse 7 Military Cemetery (Quality Street), Mazingarbe, grave II. B. 8
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

4th Engineer WILLIAM MACLEAN

Last address in Lewis: 3 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Christina Mackinnon (formerly MacLean), of 8, Newton St., Stornoway; husband of Catherine Morrison MacLean, of 25, Francis St., Stornoway.
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Comrie Castle
Killed in torpedo attack on ship by UC-71, 5 miles S of St Catherine's Point
Date of death: 14 March 1918 at the age of 30
Interred: Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery, grave E. 28 15/21
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Private COLIN MACDONALD
Last address in Lewis: 9 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of John and Mary Macdonald, of 9, Newton St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 3rd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/6942
Date of death: 5 April 1916 at the age of 28
Interred: Bragar Old Church Yard and extension
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Second Lieutenant JOHN MUNRO
Last address in Lewis: 11 Newton Street, Stornoway
Next of kin: Angus and Catherin Munro
Service unit: 4th Seaforth Highlanders
Date of death: 16 April 1918 at the age of 22
Killed in action
Memorial: Ploegsteert Memorial, panel 9,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Engineman AULAY MACKENZIE
Last address in Lewis: 13 Newton Street
Son of the late William MacKenzie, Master Mariner; husband of Margaret McKenzie, brother of Murdo of 13 Newton Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMD Northern Scot
Service number: 2325/ES
Date of birth: 23 February 1878
Date of death: 16 November 1916 at the age of 42
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery North-West Old Ground 389

Serjeant FREDERICK CYRIL CROCKER
Last address in Lewis: 18 Newton Street
Son of Lieut. John Crocker, R.N. and Mrs. Crocker, of Claremont, Portishead, Somerset; husband of Janet Crocker, of 46, Ailsa St. East., Girvan, Ayrshire.
Service unit: "A" Coy. 1st/6th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers
Service number: 1865
Date of death: 1 June 1915 at the age of 27
Killed in action
Interred: Ipswich Old Cemetery, grave K. 14. 12A.

Private FRANCIS MACAULAY

Last address in Lewis: 18 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Mrs. H. Macaulay and the late Mr. F. Macaulay.
Service unit: 1st Royal Scots Fusiliers
Service number: 53141
Date of death: 21 August 1918 at the age of 19
Killed in action
Memorial: Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 6
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private DONALD WILLIAM MURRAY
Last address in Lewis: 20 Newton Street
Next of kin: Christina Murray, Mother, of 96 Viewforth, Edinburgh
Service unit: 43rd Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Service number: 859674
Date of death: 26 October 1917 at the age of 29
Killed in action
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 24 - 26 - 28 - 30
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Private GEORGE MACAULAY

Last address in Lewis: 21 Newton Street, Stornoway
Service unit: 5th Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 3/5437
Date of death: 16 July 1916
Killed in action
Memorial: Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 15B
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Driver KENNETH MACDONALD
Last address in Lewis: 21 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Alexander and Mary Macdonald, of 17 Lower Sandwick, Stornoway.
Service unit: 4th Highland Mountain Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery
Service number: 4318
Date of death: 15 May 1915 at the age of 22
Died of wounds sustained 3 days previously at Gallipoli
Memorial: Helles Memorial, Panel 23 or 325
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private ALEX MACGREGOR

Last address in Lewis: 21 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Mrs. Christina McGregor, of 20, North Beach St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 315441
Date of death: 9 May 1915 at the age of 19
Killed in action
Memorial: Le Touret Memorial, panel 41 and 42,
Local memorial: Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Able Seaman JOHN NORMAN MACINNES
Last address in Lewis: 24 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of John MacInnes, of 11, Achmore, Stornoway, and Margaret MacInnes (nee McKenzie), of 24, Newton St., Stornoway.
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Powhatan
Date of death: 6 April 1917 at the age of 18
Ship sunk by U-66, north of North Rona
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial,

Private ARCHIE MURRAY
Last address in Lewis: 25 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of John and Catherine Livingstone Murray, of 104 Kilbowie Road, Clydebank, Dumbartonshire.
Service unit: 1st / 7th Black Watch
Service number: 292771
Date of death: 25 April 1917 at the age of 28
Killed in action
Interred: Brown's Copse Cemetery, Roeux, grave II. C. 17
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Private JOHN MURRAY
Last address in Lewis: 25 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of John and Catherine Livingstone Murray, of 104 Kilbowie Road, Clydebank, Dumbartonshire.
Service unit: 2nd Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Service number: S/7278
Date of death: 17 June 1918 at the age of 33
Interred: Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel, grave K. 47
Enlisted at Clydebank.
Born at Partick, Glasgow

Private PETER MACINTYRE

Last address in Lewis: 31 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Maggie Macintyre
Service unit: Drake Bn, Royal Naval Division
Service number: Clyde Z/3623
Date of death: 4 September 1918 at the age of 23
Killed in action
Memorial: Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 1 and 2
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private MALCOLM MACKAY
Last address in Lewis: 37 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Catherine Maciver, Shawbost
Service unit: 1st Gordon Highlanders
Service number: 3/5613
Date of death: 25 October 1914 at the age of 20
Killed in action in Flanders
Memorial: Le Touret Memorial, panel 39 to 41,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Private DUNCAN MACKENZIE

Last address in Lewis: 37 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of Murdoch and Isabella McKenzie, of 80, Greenfield St., Govan, Glasgow. Native of Stornaway.
Service unit: Royal Naval Division, Drake Battallion
Service number: CZ/5577
Date of death: 22 November 1916 at the age of 20
Died of wounds in General Hospital, Boulogne
Interred: Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, grave VIII. D. 201.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Bombardier ROASE A SUTHERLAND
Last address in Lewis: 40 Newton Street, Stornoway
Son of the late James Sutherland and Flora Sutherland, of Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service unit: A Bty. 79th Bde. Royal Field Artillery
Service number: 96603
Date of death: 4 November 1916 at the age of 25
Killed in action
Interred: Albert Communal Cemetery extension, grave I. Q. 38
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

NORTH BEACH STREET
Gunner JOHN ALEXANDER MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 12 North Beach Street, Stornoway
Son of George and Margaret Macleod
Service unit: 2nd/1st (Ross) Mountain Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery
Service number: 301378
Date of death: 27 February 1917 at the age of 23
Killed in action
Interred: Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery, grave 841
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

PLANTATION ROAD
Private RODERICK ALEXANDER MACKENZIE
Last address in Lewis: 3 Plantation Road, Stornoway
Son of Donald Mackenzie, police pensioner of Laxay.
Service unit: 2nd Gordon Highlanders
Service number: 701
Date of death: 29 October 1914 at the age of 22
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) panel 38,
Had 4 years' service and came to France from Egypt

Gunner JOHN MACDONALD

Last address in Lewis: 4 Plantation Road, Stornoway
Husband of Catherine, father of Ian, Kenneth and John
Service unit: Ross Mountain Battery
Service number: 4403
Date of death: 15 May 1915 at the age of 39
Died of wounds on board of hospital ship
Memorial: Helles Memorial, panel 23 or 325
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Private KENNETH NEIL MACDONALD

Last address in Lewis: 5 Plantation Road
Son of Neil and Effie Macdonald of Bernera, Uig. Husband of Dolina Mcdonald, of 19 Gravir
Service unit: 13th Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
Service number: 24329
Date of death: 14 March 1915 at the age of 35
Killed in action in France
Interred: Rue-Petillon Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, grave II. A. 42.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Guardsman DONALD JOHN MACARTHUR

Last address in Lewis: 12 Plantation Road, Stornoway
Son of Norman and Mary Ann MacArthur, of Seaforth House, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service unit: 1st Scots Guards
Service number: 11832
Date of death: 27 September 1915 at the age of 26
Killed in action at Loos
Memorial: Loos Memorial, Panel 8 and 9
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Carpenter ALEX DONALD NICOLSON

Last address in Lewis: 14 Plantation Road, Stornoway
Son of Robert and Christy Nicolson. Brother of Isabella Nicolson, of 18, Hampden St., Glasgow. Born at Stornoway.
Service unit: Australian Royal Navy
Date of death: 25 May 1915 at the age of 30
Died in hospital in Melbourne
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Second Officer JOHN MURDO NICOLSON

Last address in Lewis: 14 Plantation Road, Stornoway
Son of Robert and Christy Nicolson. Brother of Isabella Nicolson, of 18, Hampden St., Glasgow. Born at Stornoway.
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Normandiet
Date of death: 21 April 1918 at the age of 33
Ship sunk by U-91, 34 miles SW of the Calf of Man
Memorial: Tower Hill
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Corporal ROBERT NORMAN NICOLSON

Last address in Lewis: 14 Plantation Road, Stornoway
Son of Robert and Christy Nicolson. Brother of Isabella Nicolson, of 18, Hampden St., Glasgow. Born at Stornoway.
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 10252
Date of death: 11 April 1917 at the age of 31
Killed in action in France
Memorial: Arras Memorial, Bay 8
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private MURDO MACLENNAN

Last address in Lewis: 16 Plantation Road, Stornoway
Service unit: 7th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: S/2983
Date of death: 26 September 1915 at the age of 28
Died of wounds incurred previous day
Interred: Chocques Military Cemetery, grave I. E. 7
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

POINT STREET
Private JOHN MURDO MACRAE
Last address in Lewis: 7 Point Street
Son of Murdo and Christina Macrae.
Next of kin: Jessie Mcleod, Mother, of 91 Manor St, Toronto
Military unit: 87th Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
Service number: 138642
Date of death: 10 June 1917 at the age of 32
Cause of death: Killed in action
Interred: Nouex-les-Mines Communal Cemetery, grave II. A. 22
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Rifleman ALEXANDER MACRAE

Last address in Lewis: 7 Point Street
Husband of Violet Angelina Macrae of Wellington
Service unit: 2nd Bn 3rd New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Service number: 24/2246
Date of death: 15 September 1916 at the age of 29
Memorial: Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

Private JOHN MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: 7 Point Street
Son of Donald and Christina McLeod, of 7, Point St., Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 317438
Date of death: 3 May 1917 at the age of 23
Killed in action
Memorial: Arras Memorial, bay 8

Private JOHN MACRAE
Last address in Lewis: 22 Point Street, Stornoway
Brother of Robert MacRae, of 79, Ladywell St., Dennistoun, Glasgow.
Service unit: 2nd Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 315587
Date of death: 23 April 1915 at the age of 19
Killed in action at Hill 60
Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 38 and 40
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Lance Corporal HECTOR MACKENZIE
Last address in Lewis: 34 Point Street, Stornoway
Son of Simon and Wilhelmina Mckenzie of "Glentin", Derby St, Kogarah, NSW, Australia. Born in Stornoway
Service unit: 1st Australian Infantry
Service number: 341
Date of death: 10 May 1915 at the age of 30
Killed in action at Gallipoli
Memorial: Lone Pine memorial, panel 13

Corporal ALEX DAN MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: 38 Point Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Isabella McLennan Macleod, of 38, Point St., Stornoway.
Service unit: C Coy, 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 104
Date of death: 25 April 1915 at the age of 22
Killed in action at St Julien
Interred: Seaforth Cemetery, Cheddar Villa
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Lance Corporal ALEX MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 38 Point Street, Stornoway
Son of Donald and Isabella McLennan Macleod, of 38, Point St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 8th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 7512
Enlisted at Glasgow
Date of death: 26 September 1915 at the age of 21
Killed in action at Loos
Interred: Lillers Communal Cemetery, grave IV. A. 43
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

SCOTLAND STREET
Seaman JOHN M STEWART
Last address in Lewis: 4 Scotland Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Lucigen
Date of death: 1 August 1915
Drowned off American coast
Enlisted before military age
Local memorial: Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private ROBERT STEWART
Last address in Lewis: 4 Scotland Street, Stornoway
Brother of Mrs. Annie MacKay, of 82, North Watson St., Glasgow.
Son of Alexander and Christina Stewart of 2 Holm or Garden Road, Stornoway
Service unit: 1st Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/7057
Date of death: 24 November 1914 at the age of 18
Died of wounds
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private JOHN MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 4 Scotland Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Gordon Highlanders
Date of death: 20 July 1916
Killed in action
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

Lieutenant GEORGE MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 15 Scotland Street
Son of Malcolm and Ann McLeod, of 12, Lorne St., Glasgow. Native of Stornoway.
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Cowslip
Date of death: 25 April 1918 at the age of 33
Ship sunk by UB-105 near Cape Spartel
Memorial: Portsmouth Naval, panel 30,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Sergeant WILLIAM HECTOR MATHESON
Last address in Lewis: Seaforth House Scotland Street
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Murdo Matheson, of 72, Church St., Ayr, Scotland.
Military unit: 20th Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Service number: 57775
Date of death: 17 January 1917 at the age of 36
Killed in action
Interred: Maroc British Cemetery, Grenay, grave I. M. 17
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, right panel

Seaman HUGH BROWN MURRAY
Last address in Lewis: Seaforth House, 23 Scotland Street, Stornoway
Son of Alan and Isabella Brown Murray, of Stornoway.
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMT Richard Bennett
Service number: 983/TS
Date of death: 1 December 1917 at the age of 52
Died in Haslar Hospital
Interred: Sandwick Cemetery Northwest Old Ground 298
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Major NORMAN GEORGE MORRISON MACLEOD

Last address in Lewis: Woodside Cottage Scotland Street
Service unit: 8th Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Date of death: 26 September 1916 at the age of 25
Killed in action
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson Institute WW1, middle panel

SHELL STREET
Gunner HUGH MURRAY MAIR

Last address in Lewis: 2 Shell Street, Stornoway
Son of James Mair and his wife Margaret Murray, of 2 and 3, Shell St., Stornoway, Scotland.
Service unit: 12th Australian Field Artillery
Service number: 255 A
Date of death: 9 May 1917 at the age of 25
Killed in France
Memorial: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial,
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Private JOSEPH JAMES MAIR

Last address in Lewis: 2 Shell Street, Stornoway
Son of James Mair and his wife Margaret Murray, of 2 and 3, Shell St., Stornoway, Scotland.
Service unit: Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
Service number: 404
Date of death: 28 February 1919 at the age of 32
Died in Melbourne, after being discharged due to non-service related injury in 1917.
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Captain JOHN MACLEAN
Last address in Lewis: Shell Street, Stornoway
Service unit: Merchant Marine, SS Hector
Date of death: 14 November 1914
His ship disappeared in a storm in the Bay of Biscay on passage to San Sebastian
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

SOUTH BEACH STREET
Corporal WILLIAM PATRICK MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 9 South Beach Street, Stornoway
Son of Murdo and Donaldina Macleod, of 9, South Beach, Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: S/3116
Date of death: 5 November 1917 at the age of 31
Killed in action in Mesopotamia
Memorial: Basra Memorial, Iraq, Panel 37 and 64
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel


Second Lieutenant PETER MACKAY MACRAE
Peter Mackay Macrae
Image courtesy Clan Macrae Roll of Honour
Last address in Lewis: 13 South Beach Street, Stornoway
Also quoted at Seaforth Head, Balallan.
Son of Farquhar and Annabel MacRae, of 13, South Beach, Stornoway.
Service unit: 7th Northampton Regiment, attached 129th Field Coy, Royal Engineers
Date of death: 24 December 1917 at the age of 30
Killed in action in France
Interred: Roisel Communal Cemetery extension, grave III. C. 2
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

Engine Room Artificer 4th Class WILLIAM KIRK WILSON

Last address in Lewis: Beach House, South Beach Street, Stornoway
Husband to Mary (at 13 Kenneth Street, Stornoway)
Born at Coatbridge
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Mistletoe
Service number: M/14184
Date of death: 1 January 1919
Drowned in sinking of HMY Iolaire, was never found
Memorial: Chatham Naval Memorial, panel 32
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial

STAG ROAD
Seaman NEIL MACQUEEN

Last address in Lewis: Stag Road, Stornoway
Brother of William Macqueen, 2 Coulregrein, Stornoway
Service unit: Royal Navy, HMS Surprise
Service number: 196893
Date of birth: 24 May 1881
Date of death: 23 December 1917
Drowned off Holland
Memorial: Chatham Naval Memorial, panel 21
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, middle panel

Private MALCOLM MACDONALD
Last address in Lewis: 2 Stag Road, Stornoway
Son of John and Bella MacDonald, of Lower Bayble; husband of Isabella MacDonald, of 2, Stag Rd., Stornoway.
Service unit: B Coy. 4th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3135
Date of death: 4 February 1919 at the age of 34
Interred: Eye / Aignish Cemetery, grave B. 45

Private HUGH DOYLE DISHER

Last address in Lewis: 3 Stag Road, Stornoway
Grandson of James Disher
Service unit: 5th/ 6th Scottish Rifles
Service number: 41676
Date of death: 17 October 1917
Died of trench fever in hospital
Interred: Hazebrouck Communal Cemetery, III. F. 27
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, left panel

Sergeant MURDO MURRAY
Last address in Lewis: 8 Stag Road, Stornoway
Service unit: 7th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/6663
Date of death: 12 October 1916 at the age of 28
Killed in action
Interred: Warlencourt British Cemetery, grave V. E. 2
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial; Nicolson WW1 memorial, right panel

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