Private ERNEST ROBERT 'Jeff' JEFFERIES (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames ERNEST ROBERT 'Jeff'
Surname JEFFERIES (photo added)
Initials E R
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Saturday, 12 August 1944
Age 28
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From HILLINGDON, MIDDLESEX, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 6354620
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Wiltshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 5 Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment (43rd Wessex Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards 1939-1945 Star, France and Germany Star, Defence Medal, 1939-1945 War Medal
Place of Burial/Commemoration BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XVI. C. 24.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ROBERT JOHN AND ETHEL DAISY JEFFERIES; HUSBAND OF ELLEN ELIZABETH JEFFERIES, OF HILLINGDON, MIDDLESEX.

Additional Information

 

 

The daughter of Private ERNEST ROBERT 'Jeff' JEFFERIES, Hazel L. Jones (nee Jefferies) was only 4 years old when he was killed in Normandy.

 

 

 

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Hazel L. Jones, daughter of Private ERNEST ROBERT 'Jeff' JEFFERIES.
Additional photographs provided by: Hazel L. Jones, daughter of Private ERNEST ROBERT 'Jeff' JEFFERIES and Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Hazel L. Jones, daughter of Private ERNEST ROBERT 'Jeff' JEFFERIES.

 

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