Timeline


This is the timeline of local events. Clicking on the 'Global' link below will show only the global events. Clicking on the 'All Events' link will show both local and global events

Global Events               Local Events             All Events


1914

Customs Officers and Police visit all the fishing boats in Stornoway Harbour
Battalions of Seaforths and Camerons mobilised
North Tolsta Reservist interned
First War Casualty telegram arrives (Murdo Graham, 24 North Tolsta)
Territorial Battalions of the Seaforths and Camerons are mobilised

1915

Killed in action - Pte John Nicolson, 9 North Tolsta
Drowned at Sea - Smn Donald Murray, 52 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Sevice - Pte Allan Murray, 49 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - Pte Thomas Murray, 49 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - Sgt Donald Macleod, 12 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - Pte Alexander Campbell, 2 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - L/Cpl Angus Macleod, 56 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - Pte Donald Martin, 76 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - Pte John Graham, 39 North Tolsta
Drowned off ship - Smn John Mackenzie, 37 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - Pte John Macritchie, 40 North Tolsta
Died of Wounds received at Hill 60 - Pte Donald Murray, 22 North Tolsta

1916

Battle of Jutland - Three Lives Lost from Village
Swept Overboard - Smn Colin Campbell, 47 North Tolsta
Died of Wounds - Cpl Colin Maciver, 62 North Tolsta
Killed in Action - Smn Angus Maciver, 33 North Tolsta
Kiiled in Action - Smn John Macleod, 56 North Tolsta
Died at Home - Smn John Macdonald, 12 North Tolsta
Killed in Action - Pte John Macleod, 1 Hill Street
Killed in Action - L/Cpl Angus Macleod, 6 North Tolsta
Killed in Action - Pte John Macleod, 20 North Tolsta
Drowned - Smn Norman MacInnes, 2 Hill Street
Killed on Active Service - Sgt. Murdo Murray, 2 North Tolsta
Killed in Action - Smn Murdo Murray, 27 North Tolsta

1917

Lost at Sea - PO Donald Maciver, 17 North Tolsta
Died of Wounds - Pte John Nicolson,3 North Tolsta
Killed on Active Service - Pte Murdo Macdonald, 9 North Tolsta
Killed in Action - Cpl Alexander Macleod, 56 North Tolsta
Killed at Sea - Smn Roderick Maciver, 25 North Tolsta
Killed when ship sank - Smn Donald Campbell, 54 North Tolsta
Killed when ship sank - Smn Murdo Smith, 65 North Tolsta
Died of Wounds in Palestine - L/Cpl Alexander Finlayson, 10 North Tolsta
Killed in Action at Passchendaele - Pte Robert Murray, Schoolhouse

1918

Killed on Active Service in France - Pte Donald Macleod, 53 North Tolsta
Died on board ship - L/Smn Angus Campbell, 54 North Tolsta
Lost at Sea - Smn Alexander Murray, 4 North Tolsta
Lost at Sea - Smn John Smith, 24 North Tolsta
Donald Macdonald

1919

Died of Wounds - Smn Donald Murray, 21 North Tolsta
The Iolaire Disaster - Island's Saddest Day
Died of Wounds - Pte Angus Maciver, ex 25 NorthTolsta