Capt George Kermack

1880 Jul 14 Born Kirkcaldy, Fifeshire, Scotland

1891 census at Ramoyle, Dunblane

KERMACK, George Head Married M 49 1842 Clerk Of Works
Kirriemuir, Forfar
KERMACK, Mary Wife Married F 45 1846
Kirkcaldy, Fife
KERMACK, Marion F Daughter F 14 1877
Kirriemuir, Forfar
KERMACK, Isabella Daughter F 13 1878 Scholar
Kirkcaldy, Fife
KERMACK, George Son M 10 1881
Kirkcaldy, Fife
KERMACK, Eliz J Daughter F 5 1886
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
KERMACK, William A Son M 3 1888
Glasgow, Lanarkshire

1901 census at 10 Marchmont Crest, Edinburgh. He is a Law Clerk rooming there.

1914 Dec 7. The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Temporary Lieutenant George Kermack, from a Reserve Battalion, to be temporary Lieutenant. Dated 2nd October, 1915, but with seniority from 7th December, 1914. He appears to have been commissioned as a Lt rather than 2nd Lt.

1915 Oct 10. Landed in France

1916 Jan 28. The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). The undermentioned temporary Lieutenants to be temporary Captains: — George Kermack. D

1919 Apr 17 . Scot. Rifles. Temp. Capt. G. Kermack relinquishes his commission on account of ill-health caused by wounds, and retains the rank of Capt.

1920 Nov 10. Joined ADRIC with service no 1019. Posted to J Coy.

Fined £5

1921 Jul 1. Relinquishes position of A/CQM

1921 Jul 7. "Permitted to resign on disciplinary grounds"

1922 - 1923 He appears as a solicitor in a number of Scottish Papers, but no mention of him after 1923.

1926 Leaves UK for Canada. He is a Solicitor. His mother Mrs J A Kermack plus wife and 2 children are at 25 King Street, Stirling.. He is looking for a similar job in Canada.

1937 Many press stories about his work with Canadian Legion.

1951 Mar. Died at his home in Ottawa aged 70

ADRIC