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Donald Macritchie (born 1897) was a son of Malcolm Macritchie and Ann Macphail, 9 Gravir
The family were evicted from 9 Gravir and settled on the Common Grazing opposite 33 Gravir.
He enrolled in the Royal Naval Reserve, S/N SD3229, on November 13, 1915. His record shows he was 5ft 4in tall, had brown eyes and a fresh complexion. He was a Leading Deck Hand based at HMS Victory and was transferred to the Trawler Division aboard HMS Hermione. Donald was Demobilised on January 14, 1919 and was living at 6 Burton Villas, Field Street, Holderness, Hull.
He served with the Merchant Navy during the Second World War.
Donald was a bachelor and died in Hull, England.