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Donald Alick Kennedy

Donald Alick Kennedy

Donald Alick Kennedy (1914-1945) was a son of Donald Kennedy and Catherine Mackay, 2 Calbost.

He enrolled in Royal Naval  Reserve, S/Ns AX17206 and BX10064, on January 15, 1934. His record indicates that he was 5ft 2¾ in tall with dark brown hair, grey eyes and a fresh complexion. Donald Alick worked on Stornoway registered fishing boats including the Proceed II, the Starlight, the Welcome Home and the Shamrock from 1934-1938.

He was Mobilised on November 14, 1938 and served in the Royal Navy during the Second World War based at HMS Mentor and aboard HMS Asturius  where he conracted Tuberculosis and was medically discharged in 1943.

Donald Alick died in Calbost at the age of 30.



Title: Donald Alick Kennedy
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Dòmhnall Ailig Dhòmhnaill Dhonnachaidh
Date of Birth: 26-08-1914
Date of Death: 17-03-1945
Occupation: Fisherman, Royal Naval Reservist, Royal Navy
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 2042
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 15330