We remember Ernest Lawrence Webster

We remember Ernest Lawrence Webster

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Albert Edward Webster Source:7732892 1873
1876
sibling William James Webster Source:7732892 1876
1883
birth Shardlow, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:7675312 Source:7732892 2nd March 1883
1885
sibling Mary Emma Webster Source:7732892 1885
1886
sibling Margaret Webster Source:7732892 1886
1901
service Royal Navy Sergeant 11064 Cambridge, Severn, Leviathon, Pembroke, Roxburgh etc Source:7732892 1901 - 1916
1901
service Royal Navy 11064 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Plymouth Division Source:7675312 9th August 1901
1901
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:7732892 9th August 1901
1906
appointments Based at Wei Hi Wei, China Source:7732892 1906 - 1908
1906
marriage Lucie Ann Westaway Source:7732892 June 1906
1906
children Claude Ernest John Webster Source:7732892 16th December 1906
1908
children Edna Lucie Grace Webster Source:7732892 5th June 1908
1914
children Winifred Minnie May Webster Source:7732892 25th May 1914
1914
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7732892 1914 - 1914
1915
hospitalisation Shot in the arm while on Gallipoli.Treated there at first.. Hospital/Institution Source:7732892 May 1915 - 1916
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:7732892 1915 - 1916
1916
employment Postman Post Office Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom Source:7732892 1916 - 1917
1917
employment Electrician's mate; foreman's writer. Navy Plymouth, Devon. United Kingdom Source:7732892 1917 - 1941
1917
employment Caretaker British Embassy Copenhagen Denmark Source:7732892 1917 - 1918
1917
discharge Source:7732892 1917
1926
children David Edwin Malcolm Webster Source:7732892 7th March 1926
appointments Fishery Protection, Grimsby Source:7732892
appointments Naval Depot, Hong Kong for 2 years Source:7732892
1941
death Civilian war death Ernest, in the Home Guard, was on night duty at the Plymouth dockyard with a young lad. He told the lad to go home. Later that same night a bomb fell on the dockyard and Ernest was killed. Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom Source:7732892 22nd April 1941
burial Ford Park Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom Source:7732892

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest Lawrence
Initials EL
Last Name Webster
Source 7675312
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 11064 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Plymouth Division
Royal Navy 11064 Cambridge, Severn, Leviathon, Pembroke, Roxburgh etc Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Claude Ernest John Webster son 16th December 1906
Edna Lucie Grace Webster daughter 5th June 1908
Winifred Minnie May Webster daughter 25th May 1914
David Edwin Malcolm Webster son 7th March 1926
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Webster mother
Richard Henry Webster father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Albert Edward Webster brother 1873
William James Webster brother 1876
Mary Emma Webster sister 1885
Margaret Webster sister 1886
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lucie Ann Westaway wife June 1906
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Hazel Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1901 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

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Communities

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Evidence

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Royal Marines 1899-1919

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Ernest Lawrence Webster Elizabeth21148
Ernest and his wife Lucie Ann née Westaway. Elizabeth21148
Ernest with Claude, Edna, Win and Lucie. Elizabeth21148
The Gallipoli bullet. Elizabeth21148
Postcard carried during the war. Elizabeth21148

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