Allan Macleod, 11 Leurbost
Seaman ALLAN MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 11 Leurbost,
Also quoted at 43 Ranish
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS President III
Service number: 4661A
Date of birth: 22 February 1894
Date of death: 1 January 1919 at the age of 25
Drowned in sinking of HMY Iolaire, was never found
Memorial: Chatham Naval Memorial, panel 32
Local memorial: North Lochs, Crossbost
Royal Naval Division service record
Anson Battalion. D/24 19/9/14-25/10/14
Discharged to "Vivid" ; HMS "President III" (Defensively Armed Merchant Ships) 20/10/18-1/1/19.
Allan appears in the 1901 census at home with his parents Leod (58) and Johanna (48), as well as siblings Murdo (16), Donald (14), Angus (11), Isabella (9) and Maggie (2).