You are here

Roderick MacAskill

Roderick MacAskill

Roderick MacAskill was born in 1894, the eldest son of James MacAskill and Christina MacLeod of 4a Ruisgarry (Tarraloch). He attended Berneray School between 1900 and 1909.

During the Great War Roderick served as a Private in the 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. He was killed on 22nd February 1917, and is remembered on the Basra Memorial in Iraq.

 

Title: Roderick MacAskill
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Ruairidh Sheumais Dhòmhnaill
Date of Birth: 19-09-1894
Date of Death: 22-02-1917
Occupation: Soldier
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 1452
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 69552