Neil Morrison, 4 Dun Carloway
Sergeant NEIL MORRISON
Last address in Lewis: 4 Dun Carloway,
Son of Angus and Annie Morrison, of 4, Doune Carloway, Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 130
Enlisted at Ayr
Date of death: 22 February 1917 at the age of 36
Killed in action in Kut
Memorial: Basra Memorial, Iraq, Panel 37 and 64
Local memorial: Carloway
His brother Murdo served in the RNR, and John was in the Seaforth Highlanders. Both survived the war.
Another falls on the Tigris
Mr Angus Morrison, Dun-Carloway, has been notified that his son, Pte Neil Morrison, was killed in Mesopotamia on 22nd February . Prior to the war, Pte Morrison was serving with the colours in India. Much sympathy is felt for Mr Morrison and family.