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Roderick Kennedy

Roderick Kennedy

Roderick Kennedy (1897-1915) was a son of Murdo Kennedy and Ann Mackenzie, 14 Calbost.

He served with the 1st Battalion of the Cameron Highlanders, S/N 3/5538, during the First World War. He was killed in action at La Bassee on 27 January 1915, aged 18. His name is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, France, in Loyal Lewis, on the Pairc War Memorial and on the Lewis War Memorial in Stornoway.

Title: Roderick Kennedy
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Ruaraidh Mhurchaidh Ruairidh
Date of Birth: 1897
Date of Death: 27-01-1915
Occupation: Soldier
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 2590
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 26156