Date of Death: 24th February 1917 aged 34 years
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve H.M. Yacht “Verona.”
Before the War
Ernest was the son of Absalom and Eliza Jane Thorn of Southampton. He married Mary Ann and they lived at 28 Inkerman Road, Bitterne, Southampton.
Ernest is remembered on the Plymouth Naval Memorial, Panel Reference 26.