Stornoway Gazette, 30 August 1940
News was received last week that Norman Smith, 7 Aird, who was serving on one of HM trawlers, had been killed. Smith, who was in his early thirties, was formerly a member of the crew of the steam drifter "Lews". The remains were taken home for interment in Point; the drifter"Lews" making the passage to Kyle to receive them on Sunday night and bring them across to Stornoway. The funeral was held on Monday.