Name: KERR, ROBERT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 12th Bn.
Date of Death: 09/04/1917
Service No: 23462
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 1 and 2.
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL

Mrs Robert Kerr, 59 Fifth Street,Newtongrange has received official word that her husband Robert Kerr 12th Royal Scots has been killed in action. He was 33 years of age and enlisted 2 years ago (1915), Prior to enlisting he worked at Newbattle Colliery, he leaves a widow and one child.