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Person Details

JORDAN, Ernest

Memorials

Name: Eton - WW1 High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7954
RBWM Ref: WM234
Name: Eton Wick and Boveney Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick
NIWM Ref: 7948
RBWM Ref: WM176

Person Details

Place of birth: Eton Wick
Gender: Male
Date of death: 20/08/1916
Place of death: Amara, Iraq
Manner of death: Died of sickness
Age at death: 32
CWGC Ref: 629053

Military details

Joined: Enlisted -Windsor
Military Organisation: Army
Military Unit/Group: Signal Coy 13th div, Royal Engineers
Rank: Sapper
Service Number: 33180

Relatives

Mother Jane JORDAN
Grand Mother Sarah JORDAN

Additional information

There is a full profile for Ernest on the Eton Wick History link. Many of those who went to Mesopotamia fell victim to sicknesses, such as influenza and dysentry. In the UK Army Register of Soldiers Effects, his next of kin is given as grandmother Sarah Jordan, who he was living with in 1911. He is remembered at Amara War Cemetery, Iraq. No photo on TWGPP pages.

Resources

Profile of Ernest

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