John Macaulay, 3 Lundale
Private JOHN MACAULAY
"Iain Thormoid Bhain"
Son of Norman and Catherine Macaulay
Last address in Lewis: 3 Lundale,
Service unit: 1st Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/6893
Enlisted at Stornoway
Date of death: 26 October 1914 at the age of 22
Killed in action in Flanders
Memorial: Ploegsteert Memorial, panel 9
Mentioned on family gravestone in Bosta Cemetery, Great Bernera
Local memorial: Great Bernera
John was one of the 12 children of Norman (1843) and Catherine (1859), the others being Angus (1894), Annie (1897), Chirsty Ann (1902), Donald (1883), Duncan (1890), Jane (1880, died aged 2 months), Jane (1882), Malcolm (1900), Marion (1887), Murdo (1878) and Norman (1885).
His brother Donald served in the RNR and was drowned in 1916; his brother Angus was killed in action in 1916.