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Word has come that John Munro had been awarded the Military Cross for his work during the Somme fighting in the early part of this great offensive. The award, however, had not been intimated until three days after his death. I hear that Angus Maclean, of your class, has been wounded again and is in hospital somewhere. I haven’t got the address yet… Stornoway, 2nd June. 1918

In his letter to Jean this week, Mr Gibson provides an account on his sailing out in the “Naughty Lass”. He also has word regarding several lads who have been away at war, including one who was awarded the Military … Continue reading

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