Private JOHN MACLEOD
Last address in Lewis: 14 Ranish,
Son of Murdo and Mary Macleod, of 14, Ranish Lochs, Stornoway.
Service unit: 1st Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/7044
Enlisted at Stornoway
Date of death: 13 January 1916 at the age of 20
Killed in action in Mesopotamia
Memorial: Basra Memorial, panel 37 and 64
Local memorial: North Lochs, Crossbost
John is shown in the 1901 census, aged 5, the son of Murdo (36) and Mary (27) and brother of Maryann (4).
His brother Roderick served in the RNR and survived the war.