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David Rintoul Gregor Berry



Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : David Rintoul Gregor Barry

Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 24th November 1884. Whitefield, Cargill, Perth

Date and Place of Death: 16th March 1965. (Probate info)

Nationality: British

Childhood: David grew up in the farming community of Perthshire. He had 8 siblings, 6 sisters and 2 brothers.


Father – Alexander Berry. Born; 20th February 1855 at Ferry Port on Tay, Fife.

Mother- Margaret Berry M/s Wilson

Parent’s occupations: Alexander was a Farm Worker all his working life. He was Succesful and became Grieve.

Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K

Occupation: The evidence implies that he was in the Public House Trade in Edinburgh for his working life. Interrupted only by WW1 and his work as a driver at Gretna. As an employee in Gretna before conscription he would have avoided call up.


Place of residence at Gretna: E. West 3. Township Gretna

Job title at Gretna: Motor Transport Driver

Marital status: Married on 13th June 1911 in Edinburgh to Allison Wood Law. She died between 1934 and 1936.

Bella M Berry became his partner by 1937.

Children: 1 child found, a son.

Travels: N/K

Awards/recognitions:  N/K

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