Roderick had been previously wounded, and succumbed to his injuries.
Private RODERICK NICOLSON
Son of Donald and Mary Nicolson, of 25, Borve Barvas, Lewis.
Last address in Lewis: 25 Borve
Military unit: 2nd Seaforth Highlanders
Service number: 3/7285
Date of death: 6 October 1917 at the age of 20
Interred: Dozinghem Military Cemetery, grave VIII. I. 17.
Local memorial: North Lewis, Borve