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John Macrae

John Macrae

John Macrae (1915-1998) was a son of John Macrae and Annabella Macleod, 5 Habost.

He served in the Royal Artilllery and the Kings Own Scottish Borderers during the Second World War and is mentioned in  Roll of Honour: Pairc, Second World War.

In Lochs, in 1946, he married Catherine Macleod, 16b Achmore. John and Catherine settled at 5 Habost and they had a daughter.

He wrote many poems and songs over the years and was a regular precenter in the Free Church in Kinloch.




Title: John Macrae
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Iain Iain Iain
Also Known As: Iain Beag Iain Mhoir
Date of Birth: 12-12-1915
Date of Death: 14-11-1998
Date of Marriage: 20-11-1946
Occupation: Soldier, Crofter, Weaver
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 1722
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 12628