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Lewis Nicolson (1908-1974) was a son of Neil Nicolson and Gormelia Morrison, 27 Lemreway.
He enrolled in the Royal Naval Reserve, S/Ns AX 14099, BX8740 and CX7650, on September 2, 1927. His record shows that he was 5ft 8in tall, had brown hair, blue eyes and a fresh complexion. Lewis was a fisherman on the Kebboch Head from 1927 until he was Mobilised on August 27, 1939.
Lewis served as a Petty Officer in Royal Navy thoughout the Second World War based at HMS Europa, HMS Mentor, HMS Minos, HMS Orlando and HMS Valkyrie.
At Stornoway, in 1935, he married Agnes Macmillan, 23 Gravir. Lewis and Agnes settled at 25 Gravir and they had six children.
The family moved to Nairn in the 1950s.