Murdo Maclean, 14 Kirivick

Last address in Lewis: 14 Kirivick,
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Orama
Service number: 2049
Date of birth: 9 August 1880
Date of death: 3 June 1917
Killed on HMS Orama off South Africa
Interred: Simon's Town (Dido Valley) Cemetery, Naval Allotment Row A. Grave 18.
Local memorial: Carloway

Stornoway Gazette
The death is announced of Murdo Maclean, RNR, Kirivick who has been serving in foreign waters since the outbreak of war. The sincerest sympathy is expressed for his widow and family in their irrepairable loss.

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