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John Macdonald

John Macdonald

John Macdonald (1899-1923) was a son of Murdo Macdonald and Mary Macleod of 9 Kershader. 

On January 19, 1917 he enrolled in the Royal Naval Reserve. S/N DA14336 for the period of War only. He was immediately Mobilised and served in the Royal Navy in the First World War. Based at HMS Iolaire, HMS Victory and aboard HMS Dreel Castle, HMS Attentive and HMS Vanessa. John received £11.5/- in Prize Money and is mentioned in Loyal Lewis: Roll of Honour 1914-1918.

John was a Bachelor and after the War moved to Keose. He died aged 24.


Title: John Macdonald
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Iain Mhurchaidh Iain
Date of Birth: 16-11-1899
Date of Death: 05-03-1923
Occupation: Royal Naval Reservist, Royal Navy
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 3091
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 36974