1. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918Pg.129
2. Grave:Meteren Military CemeteryIV.H.794 Meteren
3. Memorial:The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour8A GQS

Awards & Titles:


Family :

Son of the late Donald Mackinnon (Professor of Celtic, University of Edinburgh); husband of the late Elise Maitland Mackinnon.

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: Royal Army Medical Corps 

Action : France & Flanders 

France & Flanders covers all the dates and corresponding locations which are outside the official battle nomenclature dates on the Western Front. Therefore the actions in which these men died could be considered 'normal' trench duty - the daily attrition losses which were an everyday fact of duty on the Western Front.

RAMC attached to the 9th (Glasgow Highlanders) Battalion, Highland Light Infantry.


Detail :

The BMJ reported:
Temporary Captain Duncan Mackinnon R.A.M.C., died on April 12th of wounds received the same day. He was the youngest son of the late Professor Donald Mackinnon of Edinburgh University, and was educated at that university, where he graduated M.B. and Ch.B. in 1909.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Apollo University No. 357 E.C.Oxfordshire

9th February 1909
27th April 1909
1st June 1909

Listed as Duncan MacKinnon Jnr and as a 21 year old Undegraduate at Magdelen College, Oxford University at his initiation in 1909.

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