|Place of birth||Dandenong, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Brother, W Kerr, Tooradin, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Waranga Park, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/25/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 21), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Admitted to Abbassia Detention Barracks, 24 September 1915 (no further details recorded).
Joined 7th, Gallipoli, 23 November 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 7 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Transferred to 60th Bn, and taken on strength, 24 February 1916.
Found guilty, Ferry Post, 7 April 1916, of insolence to an Officer while on line of march: awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Admitted to 8th Field Ambulance, Ferry Post, 1 May 1916 (influenza); discharged to unit, and rejoined Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 4 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported Wounded and Missing, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 4 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'Killed in Action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 1500909: 'No trace Germany. Cert. by Capt. Mills. 10.10.19.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, KERR Henry
Red Cross File No 1500909