Erskine | Kenneth

  • First names

    Kenneth

  • Age

    22

  • Date of birth

    1922

  • Date of death

    14-10-1944

  • Service number

    7020024

  • Rang

    Rifleman

  • Regiment

    Royal Ulster Rifles, 2nd Bn.

  • Grave number

    IV. D. 11.

Kenneth-Erskine
Kenneth-Erskine
graf-Kenneth-Erskine
graf-Kenneth-Erskine


Biography

Son of Hamilton and Sarah Freeburn Erskine and husband of Agnes Elizabeth Furr of Worth, Kent. 

Kenneth Erskine was hit by shrapnel and died on 14th October 1944 on the battlefield of Overloon in the direction of Merselo.

He was temporary buried with five other “Royal Ulsters” on a temporary cemetery in the Helderse Bossen.

They were all reburied in 1947 at Overloon War Cemetery, Plot 4, row D, grave 7-12.

Rifleman-Kenneth-Erskine
Rifleman-Kenneth-Erskine

Sources and credits

Sue Reynolds

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