Private ERNEST WHEWELL

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Rank Private
Forenames ERNEST
Surname WHEWELL
Initials E
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Wednesday, 19 July 1944
Age 27
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From RADCLIFFE, LANCASHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 1571968
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers (3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VIII. B. 5.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph AS WE LOVED YOU SO WE MISS YOU IN OUR HEARTS YOU ARE EVER NEAR
Family Details SON OF THOMAS AND ELIZA WHEWELL; HUSBAND OF ELIZABETH WHEWELL AND FATHER OF PATRICIA WHEWELL, OF RADCLIFFE, LANCASHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Sapper ERNEST WHEWELL, Royal Artillery, circa 1940/43.1

 

ERNEST WHEWELL, Royal Artillery, circa 1940/43.

 

Lance Bombardier ERNEST WHEWELL, Royal Artillery, circa 1940/43.

 

PRIVATE ERNEST WHEWELL, 1 Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers, circa 1943/44,

 

Army Form B.104-82B., Notification of Death, dated 1st August 1944.

 

Army Form B.104-82B., Back. Notification of Death, dated 1st August 1944.

 

Certificate of Death, dated 2nd October 1945.

 

Letter of condolence from King George VI.
 
PRIVATE ERNEST WHELWELL's Daughter, Patricia Pilling, visiting her father's grave
at Ranville War Cemetery. 9th March 2018.

 

PRIVATE ERNEST WHELWELL's Daughter, Patricia Pilling, visiting her father's grave
at Ranville War Cemetery. 9th March 2018.

 

 

PRIVATE ERNEST WHELWELL's Daughter, Patricia Pilling, visiting her father's grave
at Ranville War Cemetery. 9th March 2018.
 
PRIVATE ERNEST WHELWELL's Daughter, Patricia Pilling, visiting her father's grave
at Ranville War Cemetery. 9th March 2018.

 

 

References
1.  Additional photographs and information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Patricia Pilling, daughter of PRIVATE ERNEST WHEWELL.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Patricia Pilling, daughter of PRIVATE ERNEST WHEWELL.
Individual photograph: Patricia Pilling, daughter of Private Ernest Whewell.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto & Patricia Pilling, daughter of PRIVATE ERNEST WHEWELL.
Additional information provided by: Carl Shilleto & Patricia Pilling, daughter of PRIVATE ERNEST WHEWELL.

 

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