Angus Ferguson MacLeod

Biography of Angus Ferguson MacLeod

Rugby Team, Westerlands, 1920s
Rugby Team, Westerlands, 1920s

Major Angus Ferguson MacLeod of the London Scottish Regiment was born in Glasgow, the son of a policeman. He studied at the University, where he was President of the Students' Representative Council and Vice President of the University Conservative Association, as well as a member of the Rugby XV. He graduated MA in 1927 and moved to London to work for the Sun Life Insurance Co before qualifying and practising as a solicitor there.

MacLeod was mobilised with his regiment in 1939 and served with the London Scottish in the Middle East. He was killed in action in Italy on 23 February 1943.


Angus Ferguson MacLeod
Born 24 December 1906, Glasgow, Scotland.
Died 23 February 1944.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degree: MA, 1927;
Father's Details: Kenneth MacLeod; Police
War Service: Major, London Scottish
Grave / Memorial: Anzio War Cemetery, Italy
View Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
Record last updated: 18th Feb 2008

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