Associated with 5 Aird
Seaman ALEXANDER MACKENZIE
Son of Donald and Chirstina MacKenzie, of Portnalong, Isle of Skye, Scotland.
Service: Royal Naval Patrol Service, H.M.B.Y. Minesweeper 2035.
Service number: LT/JX 242888
Date of death: 31 August 1944 at the age of 25
Interred: St John's (Mount Pleasant) Cemetery, Sec. A. Plot 3. Grave A.
Local memorial: Minginish, Isle of Skye
Parents originate from Aird, Point in Lewis.
Stornoway Gazette, 9 February 1945
Alexander Mackenzie, of Fernlea, Skye, who died in a naval hospital in
St John's, Newfoundland, while serving with the Navy, belonged
originally to Lewis. He is a son of Mr and Mrs Donald Macleod, formerly
of 5 Aird.