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Malcolm Macleod

Malcolm Macleod

Malcolm Macleod (1896-1919) was a son of Donald Macleod and Margaret Montgomery, 2 Habost.

He enrolled in the Royal Naval Reserve, S/N 4234SD, on February 23, 1916. His record indicates that he was 5ft 5in tall with brown eyes and a dark complexion. Malcolm was immediately Mobilised and served in the Royal Navy in the First World War. Based at HMS Victory, HMSVivid and aboard HMS Admirable, HMS Catania, HMS Caesar and HMS Egmont. He also served on HM Motor Launch 365, 414 and 368.

Malcolm was in Baja Hospital, Hungary when he died in a shooting incident after hostilites had ceased, on 9th July 1919 aged 23.

He is buried in the Calvaria Cemetery, Baja in Hungary and he is mentioned in Loyal Lewis: Roll of Honour 1914-1918. His name is commemorated on the Pairc War Memorial and the Lewis War Memorial, Stornoway



Title: Malcolm Macleod
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Calum Dhòmhnaill Chaluim
Date of Birth: 03-05-1896
Date of Death: 09-07-1919
Occupation: Royal Naval Reservist
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 1616
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 11634