Seaman JOHN MACARTHUR
Last address in Lewis: 8 Cromore,
Son of Annie MacArthur, of 8, Cromore, Lochs, Stornoway, Ross-shire.
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Invincible
Service number: 3975A
Date of birth: 17 August 1893
Date of death: 31 May 1916 at the age of 23
Lost at the Battle of Jutland.
Memorial: Chatham Naval Memorial, panel 18
John was one of the chidlren of Roderick (1856) and Ann (1859), the others being Chirsty Ann (1899), John (1895), Malcolm, Mary (1892) and Murdo (1898).
His brother Malcolm also served in the RNR, but survived the war.