Able Seaman JOHN MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 13 Crossbost,
Son of Malcolm and Lillias Macleod, of 13, Crossbost, Lochs, Stornoway.
Service unit: Merchant Marine Reserve, HMS Rose
Service number: 974908
Date of death: 1 January 1919 at the age of 20
Drowned in sinking of HMY Iolaire
Interred: Crossbost Cemetery
Local memorial: North Lochs, Crossbost; Nicolson Institute WW1, middle panel
His brother Roderick served in the RNR, and Angus was in the Canadian forces; these two survived the war.