We remember Ernest Sydney Mason

We remember Ernest Sydney Mason

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling Elizabeth Ellen Atkin Mason Source:6172867 1886
1887
birth Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6172867 1887
1890
sibling Henry Mason Source:6172867 1890
1891
sibling Richard Mason Source:6172867 1891
1892
sibling Lucy Mason Source:6172867 1892
1896
sibling Harold Mason Source:6172867 1896
1901
dates Age 14 Source:6172867 31st March 1901
1901
employment Apprentice Lace Machine Hand A Lace Factory Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6172867 31st March 1901
1901
location 366 St Ann's Well Road, Nottingham United Kingdom parents address Source:6172867 31st March 1901
1901
sibling Edith Mabel Leaper Mason Source:6172867 1901
1910
marriage Ada Mason nee Freeman Source:6172870 26th March 1910
1911
location 48 Lewis Street, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address Source:6172870 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 24 Source:6172870 2nd April 1911
1914
location Albert Villas, Standhill Road, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address Source:6172870 20th February 1914
1914
employment Lace Warehouseman A Lace Factory Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6172870 20th February 1914
1914
children Grace Irene Darking nee Mason Source:6148115 20th February 1914
1918
location Albert Villas, Standhill Road, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address Source:6172870 26th March 1918
1918
service British Army Gunner 231329 Royal Field Artillery 378th Battery, 169th Brigade Source:7123354 12th April 1918
1918
dates Age 31 Source:6148734 13th April 1918
appointments Gunner Source:2956319
service British Army Royal Horse Artillery Source:7123354
enlistment Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6148734
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6148734
1918
death Died of wounds Ernest Sydney Mason may have died in the 41st or 50th, or 55th Casualty Clearing Station at Namps-au-Val, Somme, France, where he is buried in the Commonwealth War Graves cemetery. He was 31. Namps-au-Val, Somme France Source:7123354 Source:6148734 13th April 1918
burial Namps-Au-Val British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Cemetery/memorial reference: II. C. 13 Source:6148734

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest Sydney
Initials ES
Last Name Mason
Source 2956319
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
366 St Ann's Well Road, Nottingham United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
48 Lewis Street, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Albert Villas, Standhill Road, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address known 20th February 1914
Albert Villas, Standhill Road, Nottingham United Kingdom their own address known 26th March 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Horse Artillery
British Army 231329 Royal Field Artillery 378th Battery, 169th Brigade Gunner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Grace Irene Darking nee Mason daughter 20th February 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Ellen Mason nee Benbow mother
Henry Mason father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Ellen Atkin nee Mason sister 1886
Henry Mason brother 1890
Richard Mason brother 1891
Lucy Mason sister 1892
Harold Mason brother 1896
Edith Mabel Leaper nee Mason sister 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Mason nee Freeman wife 26th March 1910

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Lives of the First World War website entry for 242481 Richard Mason - Highland Light Infantry Keith22624

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Original temporary grave marker Ernest S Mason Keith22624
Grave of 231329 Gunner Ernest Sydney Mason Keith22624
Grave Directory entry Ernest Sydney Mason Keith22624
The Nottingham Home of Ernest Sydney Mason Keith22624

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