Daily Archives: May 7, 2021

Ian Macdonald, the C.E.’s son, was in to-night saying good-bye. He reports at Dingwall to-morrow. Murdo Montgomery of the present Sixth goes off next week. I had a long letter from Mr. Tait this week. He is with the R.G.A. at Spike Island in Cork Harbour. He had been examined again by another Medical Board and placed in a lower category – C1. We are trying to get him back again. Nothing more has yet been done about Mr. Ewen and Mr. Maciver… Stornoway, 17th October. 1917

In Mr Gibson’s letter to Jean this week, he has news on a couple of local men currently serving in the war, as well as another couple of lads who are leaving soon to serve. This letter also sees the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Ian Macdonald, the C.E.’s son, was in to-night saying good-bye. He reports at Dingwall to-morrow. Murdo Montgomery of the present Sixth goes off next week. I had a long letter from Mr. Tait this week. He is with the R.G.A. at Spike Island in Cork Harbour. He had been examined again by another Medical Board and placed in a lower category – C1. We are trying to get him back again. Nothing more has yet been done about Mr. Ewen and Mr. Maciver… Stornoway, 17th October. 1917