Hugh Kerr

Hugh Kerr
Rank: Sapper
Service No: 2427
Place of Birth: Dunning, Perthshire
Date of Death: 22/05/1915
Theatre of Death: Gallipoli
Age: 25
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers (2nd (Lowland) Field Coy.)
Cemetery: Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery
Additional information: Son of Hugh and Isabella Kerr of 78 Mill Street, Rutherglen; husband of Elizabeth Hosie Kerr.

Soldier’s Effects information: Widow Elizabeth Kerr.
1901 census information:
Address: 36 Crescent Street, Greenock.
Father: Hugh (36) butcher, born about 1865 in Saltcoats.
Mother: Isabella (33) born about 1868 in Dunning, Perthshire
Brother: George (12) born about 1889 in Kilsyth.
Self: Hugh (10) born about 1891 in Dunning, Perthshire
Sister: Isabella (9) born about 1892 in Uddingston.
Sister: Jane (7) born about 1894 in Greenock.
Brother: Matthew (5) born about 1896 in Greenock.
Sister: Elizbeth (1) born about 1900 in Greenock.