Ernest Edgar Ellis | Service Record

First Name(s)Ernest Edgar
Place of BirthSprowston
Heart of Midlothian
Norwich City
ServiceBritish Army
Service Number19009
Previous Service Number(s)-
Regiment or CorpsThe Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment)
Unit(s)16th (Service) Battalion (2nd Edinburgh)
Previous Regiment(s) or Corps-
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Killed in Action
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)01/07/1916
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)Thiepval Memorial
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)Pier and Face 6 D and 7 D.
Awards and Decorations-
Supplementary NotesSon of Harry and Marie Ellis, of 236, Sprowston Rd., Norwich; husband of Isobel Ellis, of 25, Tarvit St., Edinburgh. Former Heart of Midlothian Football Club player.