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1914/15 STAR to B.3962 M.McDONALD SMN R.N.R. - Awarded 'Shipping Federation Silver Medal for Meritorious Service' in 1916

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Product code: 53010


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.

Condition: GVF