Private DONALD MACKINNON
Last address in Lewis: 2 Balallan
Also quoted at 8 Ranish
Son of Malcolm and Christina MacKinnon, of 8, Ranish Lochs, Stornoway
Husband of Kate MacKinnon, of 2, Balallan, Lochs, Stornoway.
Service unit: 7th Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: S/11022
Enlisted at Dunfermline
Date of birth: 1881
Date of death: 12 October 1916 at the age of 35
Memorial: Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 15 C
Local memorial: Kinloch, Laxay
Donald married Catherine Smith in 1912, and they had Donald John (1915) and Malcolm (1913).
Donald features in the 1881 census at Ranish, aged 3 months, the son of Malcolm (53) and Christina (36), brother of Lillie (16), Christina (13), Malcolm (6) and Kenneth (1).