Roland was born in Mosman on 22/08/1918.
He married to Katherine Helen Stephens in 1944 in North Sydney.
Katherine was born in Point Piper on 02/11/1915.
They had the following children:
Malcolm Ronald Glennie Holmes (1945 – )
Katherine Glennie Holmes (1947 – )
Nicholas Glennie Holmes (1953 – )
Katherine died in Canberra on 21/01/1973.
Roland died in Canberra on 21/07/2007.