Duncan Macmillan, 23 Lemreway

Last address in Lewis: 23 Lemreway,
Son of Kenneth Macmillan, of 23, Lemreway,
Service unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 283
Enlisted at Stornoway
Date of death: 27 March 1915 at the age of 27
Died of meningitis in St Omer
Interred: Longuenesse Souvenir Cemetery, St Omer, grave I. A. 71
Local memorial: Pairc, Kershader
Had been with 1st Seaforths for 7 years, went to France with vanguard of Expeditionary Force

Duncan was one of the children of Kenneth (1852) and Margaret (1855), the others being Chirsty Ann, Christina, Duncan (1877), James (1878), Jean Ann, John Angus, John and Angus (1886).

His brother Angus was a major in the Seaforth Highlanders, and survived the war.

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