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John Bàn MacAskill

John Bàn MacAskill

John Bàn was the youngest child of Angus MacAskill and Marion Munro, cottars on 11/12 Ruisgarry (Quay). As a young boy, he moved with his family to 6 Borve, which his father obtained in 1900. John Bàn was a pupil at Berneray School between 1901 and 1911. After taking part in the Great War, serving with the Royal Naval Reserves, he emigrated to Halifax, Nova Scotia.

 

Title: John Bàn MacAskill
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Iain Bàn Aonghais Choinnich
Also Known As: Iain Bàn
Date of Birth: 06-09-1895
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 484
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 75111