Able Seaman MICHAEL CAMPBELL
Mìchael Iain Ruairidh
Son of John and Mary Campbell (nee McNeil).
Last known address: 17 Vatersay
Service unit: Merchant Navy, SS Avanti
Date of death: 2 February 1918 at the age of 32
Ship sunk by UB-59 at 4 miles off St Alban's Head
Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial
Local memorial: Barra & Vatersay
Michael appears in the 1901 census aged 17, the son of John (52) and Mary (50) and brother of Catherine (22), Maggie (13), Bridget (11) and Margaret (8).