Private JOHN MACKAY
Last address in Lewis: 5 Achmore,
Son of Murdo and Isabella Smith Mackay, of 57, Bayhead St., Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/7058
Enlisted at Stornoway
Date of death: 17 June 1916 at the age of 23
Died of disease in Mesopotamia
Interred: Amara War Cemetery, Iraq, grave II. D. 7.
Local memorial: Crossbost
His brother Duncan was killed in 1914, serving with the Cameron Highlanders.