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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Western Islands
Town
Clachan Shandda, about 6 miles NE of Lochmaddy on the way to Berneray (North Uist)
County
Western Isles
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
82686
Current location

Clachan Sands Burial Ground
end of a short track to the west of B893
about 1 1/2 miles north of A865 junction
Clachan Shandda
about 6 miles NE of Lochmaddy on the way to Berneray (North Uist)
Western Islands
Western Isles
HS6 5AY
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NF 87350 76517
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone
Inscription
.…./OUR BROTHERS/……/DONALD [MACDONALD], AGED 19 AND JOHN, AGED 23/KILLED 1914-1918 WAR/"GUS AM BRIS AN LA".
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Macdonald, Donald
Macdonald, John
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, relationships, manner of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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