Belfast Telegraph

Sunday 21 September 2014

Plea for help in tracking down long-lost family

I live in Australia and I am trying to contact relatives in Belfast. The family name is Kerr; my uncle was Jack Kerr. He was a rear-gunner in the air force.

Jack ended up as a janitor in a school, but I'm not sure which one. He was burned on his face when he was shot down in the war. I think he had a few kids and that his son was called Jack.

We also had an uncle Billy and aunt Bennie. They lived in a bungalow near the railway on the Shore Road. My Mum was called Elizabeth Kerr and became Campbell and we lived in Scotland. It's been more than 50 years since I had any contact with them. If anyone can help, my e-mail address is saveatree@bigpond.com.

BILL CAMPBELL

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