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Donald Macritchie

Donald Macritchie

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.

Title: Donald Macritchie
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Dòmhnall Chaluim Choinnich
Date of Birth: 22-11-1896
Occupation: Royal Naval Reservist, Leading Deckhand Royal Navy, Merchant Navy
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 272
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 472