Viscount Dunluce

Biography/History

The Viscount Dunluce (b. 1967) of Glenarm Castle, Glenarm, Co. Antrim is the legal descendent of Sir Schomberg Kerr MacDonnell (1861-1915), civil servant and fifth son of the 5th Earl of Antrim. Schomberg was Private Secretary to Robert Cecil, Lord Salisbury, 1888-1902; Secretary of the Office of Works, 1902-12; he served in the Boer War with the City of London Volunteers and in World War I with the 5th Cameron Highlanders during which time he was mortally wounded at Flanders.