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Alexander Kennedy

Alexander Kennedy

Alexander Kennedy (1900-1956) was a son of Alexander Kennedy and Flora Mackinnon, 4 Marvig.

He enrolled in the Royal Naval Reserve when he was 18, S/N DA20976, on July 23, 1918. His record indicates that he was 5ft 5in tall with hazel eyes and a fresh complexion. Alexander served in the Royal Navy in the First World War until October 17, 1919. He was based at HMS Pembroke, HMS Vivid III and HMS St George and served aboard HMS Idaho, HMS Europa and HMS Egmont. Alexander is mentioned in Loyal Lewis.

He was a headteacher in Gravir School from November 1943 until his death in 1956. The school log gives an indication of his attempts to re-stock the school.

 

 

Title: Alexander Kennedy
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Alasdair Alasdair Duinn
Date of Birth: 07-07-1900
Date of Death: 1956
Occupation: Royal Naval Reservist, Royal Navy, Teacher
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 5226
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 62439