Name :-   Howie, Robert Kennedy

Nationality :-   UK

Age :-   

Rank :-   Private

Number :-  20460

Medal :-

Service :-   Army

Regiment / ship :-  1st. Bn., Royal Scots

Date of death :-   3rd October 1916

Cemetery / Memorial :-  Struma Military Cemetery, Greece

Area of cemetery / memorial :-   IV. E. 1

Family information :-   Son of John and Hellen Wilkie Howie, Cairnleith Place, Alyth, Perthshire. 

Extra information :-

In the military records available at Ancestery.co.uk there is a will for Robert where he leaves all his goods to his mother, Helen.

When he joined up on 1st February, 1915, he was 20 years old, five foot five and a half inches tall, with a fresh complexion, blue eyes and black hair. He was a farm servant.

1901 Census

6, Cairnleith Place, Alyth. Perthshire

John Howie, head, 57, stone mason, b. Alyth

Helen Howie, wife, 44, b. Lannydya (?), Forfarshire

Andrew Howie, son, 59 (!?!), stone mason, b. Alyth

John Howie, son, 14, scholar, B. Alyth

William Howie, son, 12, scholar, b. Alyth

James Howie, son, 10, scholar, b. Alyth

Bella Howie, daughter, 6, scholar, b. Alyth

Robert Howie, son, 4, scholar, b. Alyth

Stewart Howie, son, 3, b. Alyth