Robert Kerr

Lance Corporal Robert Kerr served with 6th Battalion, Royal Ulster Rifles. He died at a military hospital in Belfast, Co. Antrim on 15th December 1940.

Lance Corporal

Robert Kerr


Lance Corporal Robert Kerr lived at 155 Roden Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim at the time of his death on 15th December 1940. He served in the Royal Ulster Rifles.

Lance Corporal Robert Kerr (24470) served in 6th Battalion, Royal Ulster Rifles during World War Two. 6th Battalion had the task of home defence in Northern Ireland in 1940.

Kerr lived at 155 Roden Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim. The 1939 and 1943 Belfast Street Directories shows a Miss J Kerr at the residence. An older brother Alexander Kerr died in World War One on 25th October 1918 at Ypres, Flanders, Belgium.

Robert died on 15th December 1940 aged 43 years old. His place of death was No. 24 British General Hospital, Campbell College, Belfast, Co. Antrim.

Robert Kerr’s grave is in Glenalina Extension, Section Q, Grave 85 of Belfast City Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim.

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