Coupland, Ernest

BORN HULL 1879. SON OF JOSEPH BATHOLOMEW COUPLAND (1833-1905) & MARIA DES FORGES ALCOCK (1839-1901). HE MARRIED EMILY SMALES (1880-1925), IN JULY 1901. THEY HAD TWO DAUGHTERS, ALICE AND MARY ANN COUPLAND. A GENERAL LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 10857, 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 14/04/1917, AGED 37. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS SISTER, ELIZABETH BROADLEY WHO LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. HIS NAME WAS RECORDED ON THE CLOWES CHAPEL, ROLL OF HONOUR, JARRATT STREET, HULL.
HE IS BURIED AT WARLINCOURT HALTE BRITISH CEMETERY, SAULTY, FRANCE. HIS GRAVE INSCRIPTION, READS, “AT REST”.


First name:
ERNEST
Military Number:
10857
Rank:
Private
Date Died
14/04/1917
Place died:
Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Saulty, Pas de Calais, France
Age:
37
1 ANSLEY TERRACE, SPYVEE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK