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Donald Murray

Donald Murray

Donald (1871-1915) was the son of Donald Murray and Margaret Nicolson, of 52 North Tolsta.

Donald married Jessie Campbell, of 12 Coll, and the couple settled as cottars at 12 Coll. They had no children.

During World War One he served with the Royal Naval Reserves aboard the HMS Bayano. He was killed when the ship was sunk by a U-boat off Stranraer. His body was never recovered. More information can be found at the North Tolsta Historical Society's World War One website and at the wrecksites website.


Title: Donald Murray
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Dòmhnall Dhòmhnaill Alasdair Nèill Dròbhair
Date of Birth: 1871
Date of Death: 11-03-1915
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CET 2633
Record Maintained By: CET
Subject Id: 93357