1914/15 STAR to B.3962 M.McDONALD SMN R.N.R. - Awarded 'Shipping Federation Silver Medal for Meritorious Service' in 1916
B.3962 M.McDONALD SMN R.N.R.
Malcolm McDonald, born Portnaguran, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland 1880
Awarded the 'Shipping Federation Silver Medal for Meritorious Service' on SS Highland Heather 7/7/16, apparently for the sinking of U-77 which was lost whilst laying mines off Kinnaird Head, Scotland with the loss of all hands.
Note: Later, on 26/11/1916, SS Highland Heath was damaged by a German submarine torpedo fired from an unidentified U-Boat in the Mediterranean, but reached port and was repaired.
With 2 x A3 pages of Naval Service Papers, Medal Roll & other printed research.