Torosay War Memorial
Location : NM 721.367

Situated beside the A849 south of Craignure pier in front of Torosay Parish Church
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Detail of plaque.
To The Glory Of God
And
In Memory Of The Men
Of Torosay Who Fell In The
Great War 1914 - 1918
Harry MacKey MC Capt Q.D. CAM HDRs
Thomas Bennet - L/Cpl R.E. See Note 1
Percy Davey - PTe K.O.S.B. See Note 2
Samuel MacArthur, PTe K.O.Y.L.I. See Note 3
Donald MacGregor, L/CPl A.S.C.
Colin MacKay, - PTe Royal HDRs See Note 4
John MacPhail Stewart, SGNLr R.E.

"Greater Love Hath No Man Than
This, That A Man Lay Down His
Life For His Friends."
Note 1  Rank:SapperService No:418321
Date of Death:04/11/1918
Age:26
Regiment/Service:Royal Engineers 24th Signal Coy.
Grave Reference: H. 5.
Cemetery:Villers-Pol Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France
Additional Information:Brother of Christina Bennett, of Lochdonhead, Auchnacraig, Isle of Mull.
Note 2 Percy Frank Davey, born Jul/Aug/September Quarter, 1877, Stow, Suffolk

CWGC:
Rank: Private
Regiment: King’s Own Scottish Borderrs, 6th Battalion
No: 26021
Date of Death: 23rd June 1917
Age: 40
Buried: Brighton City (Bear Road) Cemetery. Grave Ref: ZHN 13.
Additional Information: Son of Thomas and Emma Davey. Husband of Annie Davey, Post Office, Port of Menteith Station, Stirlingshire. Born at Bury St. Edmunds.

SNWM:
Rank: Private
Regiment: King’s Own Scottish Borderers, 6th Battalion
No: 26021
Place of Birth: Rattleton, Suffolk
Date of Death: 23rd June 1917
Place of Death: France & Flanders
Cause of Death: Died of wounds
Note 3 MacARTHUR, SAMUEL.
Rank:Private
Service No:35035
Date of Death:26/04/1918
Age:21
Regiment/Service:King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 9th Bn.
Panel Reference:Panel 108 to 111.
Memorial:TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Additional Information:Son of Samuel and Christine MacArthur, of Kilpatrick, Auchnacraig, Isle of Mull.
SNWM - Place of birth Salen Argyll, formerly 1451 Argyll Mt. Bty. RGA
Note 4 MACKAY, COLIN.
Rank:Private
Service No:315169
Date of Death:18/10/1918
Age:21
Regiment/Service:Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) "A" Coy. 13th (Scottish Horse) Bn.
Grave Reference:III. D. 4.
Cemetery:HIGHLAND CEMETERY, LE CATEAU
Additional Information:Son of Archibald and Johan Mackay, of 54, Carnarvon St., Glasgow. Native of Torosay, Isle of Mull.


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