Ringrose, Ernest Appleton

BORN HULL 1892. YOUNGEST SON OF JANE ANN PREDGEN (1854-1954) & CHARLES RINGROSE (1852-1916), OF 21 , CHILTERN STREET, HULL. HE HAD TWO ELDER BROTHERS. HE WORKED AS A GOODS PORTER, WEST HULL FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY (NER). HE JOINED THE NER COMPANY IN DECEMBER 1906 AS A SIGNAL LAD AT SCULCOATES. ENLISTE AT HULL. FORMERLY, PRIVATE, 265687, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED TO THE 7TH LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 20/10/1918, AGED 26. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOWED MOTHER, JANE.

HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED WITH OTHER RAILWAY WORKERS IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 07/12/1919.

HIS BROTHERS, SAPPER, CHARLES RINGROSE, 135517, ROYAL ENGINEERS AND PRIVATE, WILLIAM SEPTIMUS RINGOSE, ARMY SERVICE CORPS, ALSO SERVED IN THE WAR.


First name:
ERNEST APPLETON
Military Number:
13991
Rank:
Private
Date Died
20/10/1918
Place died:
Amerval Communal Cemetery Extension, Solesmes, Nord France
Age:
26
21 , CHILTERN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK