Kenneth Macarthur, 2 Park, Carloway

Last address in Lewis: 2 Park Carloway,
Service unit: 8th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/6906
Enlisted at Stornoway
Date of death: 12 September 1916 at the age of 24
Died of wounds
Interred: Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe, grave IV. C. 12
Local memorial: Carloway

Mobilised as special reservist with Seaforths at commencement of war; was wounded at Neuve Chapelle and Festubert. Returned to France after recovering in April 1916, and died of wounds 12 September 1916.

His brother Donald also served in the Seaforth Highlanders and survived the war.

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