The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Kerr, Col. Frederick Walter

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Kerr, Col. Frederick Walter, D.S.O. (1896), Indian Army (retired); 3rd s. of late Admiral Lord Frederick H. Kerr; b. 1867; educ: at Charterhouse; m. Lady Helen Keer, d. of 9th Marquess of Lothian; joined service as Page-of-Honor to Her Majesty the Queen, 1879-33; Joined Army in the Gordon Highlanders, 1886; Adjutant, Chitral Relief Force, including the storming of Malakand Pass (despatches, Medal with Clasp, D.S.O.), and Tirah Expeditionary Force (two claps); Brigade Major, 1899-1901 (despatches, Brevet Major. Queen’s Medal, 5 clasps). Recreations: Polo, Cricket, Shooting. Address: c/o India Office, London. Clubs: Naval and Military; New, Edinburgh .