PLY/8618 Colour Sgt David McKay, RMLI

1879 Jun 6. Born Newington, Edinburgh

1881 census living at 14 Moncrieff Terr, Edinburgh with his parents David and Helen McKay (he is given as born Edinburgh).

1891 census

1917 Dec 19. Gazetted Croix de Guerre (France)

1919 Feb 3. Died of an illness

 Buried   Old Church Cemetery, Queenstown, County Cork, Ireland. Father: David C/o Mr A Fowler 32, Balcarres St, Morningside, Edinburgh

 

 

British Soldiers died in Ireland