Leading Seaman MURDO NICOLSON
Last address in Lewis: 8 Battery Park Road [formerly Lighthouse Street], Stornoway
Son of Angus and Christina Nicolson, of Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service: Royal Naval Reserve, HMT Waveflower
Service number: LT/X1817A
Date of death: 22 October 1940 at the age of 28
Lost off HMT Waveflower, which struck a mine off Aldeburgh
Memorial: Lowestoft Naval, panel 2, column 1
Mentioned on family gravestone in Sandwick Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: Lewis War Memorial
His brother Angus was lost at sea in August 1940.