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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Western Islands
Town
Bragar (Isle of Lewis)
County
Western Isles
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945): Far East Prisoners of War
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
82818
Current location

Pleae note the ground in the cemetery is stony and uneven. Please take care.
Bragar Cemetery
which is built around the ruins of the ruined temple 'Teampull nan Eoin'
at the end of a lane to Port Mhor
off A858
whichb starts at a row of council houses 1/4 mile past the Whalebone Arch. Park at the picnic area and walk up to the Cemetery
Bragar (Isle of Lewis)
Western Islands
Western Isles
HS2 9DF
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NB 28834 48912
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone
Inscription
SACRED/TO THE MEMORY OF/NORMAN MACLEOD/LATE HEADMASTER LOCHCROISTEAN/DIED 20TH JANUARY 1938 AGED 75 YEARS/HIS WIFE/BELL ANN MACKAY/DIED 8TH DECEMBER 1944 AGED 69 YEARS/THEIR CHILDREN/DUNCAN, DIED IN MALAYA/15TH SEPTEMBER 1943 AGED 42 YEARS/IAIN AND CHRISTY MARY/DIED IN INFANCY/DIED 3..TH... 1980/AGED 73 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Macleod, Duncan
See details
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945): Far East Prisoners of War
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, relationships, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Lead
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • scottishwargraves.phpbbweb.com/scottishwargraves-ftopic451-0-asc-30.html

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