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John Mackay

John Mackay

John, born 1871, was a son of Hugh and Ann nee Macleod, 31 Valtos. He was sailing on Australian coast and received his master's certificate in 1911.

In WW1 was captain in the Mercantile Marine; invalided home in October 1916 with pulmonary trouble. He died at home on 31 January 1919 aged 47.

See also a letter from his friend R Macdonald in Australia.

Title: John Mackay
Record Type: People
Also Known As: Iain Uisdean
Date of Birth: 1871
Date of Death: 31-01-1919
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEU 2343
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 51444