Place of Birth: Southampton
Date of Birth: 1881
Service No: 25276
Regiment/Service: Hampshire Regiment 1st Bn.
Died: 10th April 1917 aged 36
Before the War
The 1911 Census tells us that Ernest was living at 36 Kingsley Road, Millbrook, Southampton. He was employed as a Builder Labourer and was not married at the time as he was living with his parents and 3 younger siblings.
Ernest’s parents were George Humphrey and Mahalath Jane Kimber. He had one brother Samuel and 2 sisters Mabel and Olive.