A story of internment
Posted: Saturday, 25 August 2007
I love reading these accounts of history from the Lewis perspective on your blogs. They`re always informative but also poignant and personal. A good few of my own older relatives fought and died in both world wars. I like it, that folks remember the ones who didn`t come home still.
Hermit from Sanday
A photo of the Ness war memorial, can be seen at: http://www.iomairtnis.com/images/NessWarMemorial.jpg There are several similar memorials througout the island and the number of names listed from each small village shows the scale of this community's loss.
Annie B from the usual