35 - RECORDS OF THE MEN OF LOCHBROOM
S/12483. PTE. RODERICK MACLEAN,
7th Bn. Seaforth Highlanders.
Shop Assistant in Ullapool. Son of Mr. Kenneth Maclean, Shore Street, Ullapool.
|Enlisted in the 7th Seaforths
||22nd Mar. 1915. |
|Proceeded to France
|Killed in action in the Battle of the Somme
||14th Oct. 1916. |
Had two brothers serving -
- Pte. Duncan Maclean, 4th Seaforths.
- Pte. Alexander Maclean, A. & S. H. Killed.
“They shall not grow old as we that are left grow old;
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn;
At the going down of the Sun and in the morning
We will remember them.”
– Laurence Binyon
He and his brother are both commemorated locally on a family grave in the Old Parish Church, Argyle Street, Ullapool:
“RODERICK DIED OF WOUNDS IN FRANCE
14TH OCT. 1916, AGED 20 YEARS.”