Title picture: Cloudscapes, Stornoway, 1 February 2017

Sunday, 1 February 2009

Remembering Today - 1 February

On this day in the First World War, this man from the Isle of Lewis lost his life in the service of King & Country. RIP.

Lieutenant JOHN MACKENZIE
Last address in Lewis: Keith Street, Stornoway
Regiment or division: Royal Naval Reserve, HMS Implacable
Date of death: February, 1st, 1920 at the age of 58
Discharged due to ill health in 1918
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial