We remember Ernest William Barrett

We remember Ernest William Barrett

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Elizabeth Rebecca Barrett Source:8665273 3rd November 1885
1886
sibling Knox Gordon Barrett Source:8665273 30th November 1886
1890
birth County Down Northern Ireland United Kingdom Source:8665273 16th February 1890
1894
sibling Norman James Barrett Source:8665273 16th April 1894
1898
sibling St Clair Edward John Barrett Source:8665273 5th September 1898
1916
dates Age 26 Source:8665262 26th May 1916
1916
employment Rubber Planter Siginting Rubber Estate Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan Malaysia Source:8665306 6th July 1916
location Leysfield, Regent's Park Rd., Church End, Finchley, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8665262
location Kampung Siginting, Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan Malaysia their own address Source:8665306
location Church Road Holywood County Down Northern Ireland United Kingdom parents address Source:8665273
location Seaview Queen's Parade Bangor County Down Northern Ireland United Kingdom parents address Source:8665273
service British Army Captain Royal Flying Corps Source:214607
service British Army Temporary Captain Royal Flying Corps Source:214607
education University Queen's University Belfast Belfast Northern Ireland United Kingdom Source:8665273
education Boys' School Campbell Collge Belfast Northern Ireland United Kingdom Source:8665273
education Boys' School Armagh Royal Armagh Northern Ireland United Kingdom Source:8665273
1916
death Killed in Action He was shot in the head during an aerial duel with two German planes. Plane crashed behind his own lines & his body recovered that evening. Funeral conducted by Capt Preston, Church of Eng Chaplain. Belgium Source:8665262 Source:8665273 26th May 1916
burial Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen Belize VI. A. 4 Source:8665262

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest William
Initials EW
Last Name Barrett
Source 214607
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Church Road Holywood County Down Northern Ireland United Kingdom parents address
Kampung Siginting, Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan Malaysia their own address
Leysfield, Regent's Park Rd., Church End, Finchley, London United Kingdom parents address
Seaview Queen's Parade Bangor County Down Northern Ireland United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Flying Corps Temporary Captain
British Army Royal Flying Corps Captain
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor Jane Nee Hughes Barrett mother
James Hunter Barrett father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Rebecca Barrett sister 3rd November 1885
Knox Gordon Barrett brother 30th November 1886
Norman James Barrett brother 16th April 1894
St Clair Edward John Barrett brother 5th September 1898
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Rosemary251
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Rosemary251

External Evidence

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The War Dead of North Down and Ards in Nothern Ireland Rosemary251
Our Heroes - South Dublin Libraries Rosemary251

Multimedia

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Captain Ernest William Barrett Rosemary251
Obituary Rosemary251
Royal Aero Club john14663

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