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Louis Macleod (1911-1996) was a son of Alexander and Ann Macleod, 9 Marvig.
He enrolled in the Royal Naval Reserve, S/Ns AX16824 and BX10413, on March 2 1933. His record indicates that he was 5ft 5in tall with auburn hair, grey eyes and a fresh complexion. He was a fisherman on Stornoway registered fishing boat the True Love until he was Mobilised on January 10, 1938.
Louis served in the Royal Navy throughout the Second World War on Patrol Service based at HMS Valkrie, HMS Drake, HMS Goldcrest and HMS Nightjar and aboard HMS Asturius and HMS Campania.
At Stornoway, in 1946, he married Alexina Macmillan, 17 Marvig. Louis and Alexina settled at 9 Marvig and they had four children.