Private DONALD CAMPBELL
Last address in Lewis: 15 Arnol,
Only son of John and Jessie Campbell, of 15, Arnol, Barvas, Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 315637
Date of death: 4 July 1918 at the age of 21
Wounded twice and discharged home, where he died.
Interred: Bragar Old Church Yard and extension
Local memorial: West Side, Bragar
Donald appears in the 1901 census at 15A Arnol, aged 3, the son of John (38) and Jessie (30) and brother to Annie (9 months).
On 4 July 1918, Donald Campbell, army pensioner, late of the Camerons,
died suddenly at his home in Arnol. Donald was badly wounded in France
in 1915, and had failed to make a good recovery. He was wounded in thead
and had a narrow escape, the bullet carrying away part of his skull.
Deceased was a great favourite in Arnol and will be sadly missed. He was
23 years old and unmarried.