EN: 1 August 1942 – Unsigned “Major John MacRae Killed” [Article]



Edinburgh Evening News, 1 August, 1942

 War Casualties
Major John Macrae Killed

 Word has been received by his parents in Rothesay that Major John MacRae, D.S.O., Scots Guards, has been killed in Egypt. He was the only son of Sir Colin and Lady Margaret MacRae and a nephew of the Marquess of Bute. He was awarded the D.S.O. earlier this year. Prior to the war Major Macrae was with the Scots Guards and Palestine, and received the Palestine Medal.
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