Hayward Gillian Carruthers MacLean Scotland

Biography of Hayward Gillian Carruthers MacLean

2nd Lieutenant Hayward Gillian Carruthers MacLean of the Seaforth Highlanders was born in Edinburgh. He graduated MA from the University of St Andrews (which he represented in athletics) and studied Law at the University from 1935 until 1937. He was a member of the Scottish Universities Atalanta Club.

MacLean was reported missing in action near Abbeville in France on 4 June 1940, and subsequently presumed killed.


Hayward Gillian Carruthers MacLean
Died 4 June 1940.
GU Degree: Social Sciences, 1935-37;
University Link: Student
Father's Details: Donald Maclean; Minister
War Service: 2nd Lieutenant, Seaforth Highlanders
Grave / Memorial: Dunkirk Memorial, France
View Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
Record last updated: 16th Jan 2013

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