WEBBER, Ernest George William

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Wiltshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
1154962
Died : 
Saturday, May 12, 1945
Died on active service
Age: 
21
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Private Ernest Webber died in India as a result of an accident whilst swimming.
 

Extract from the No 1 Commando War Diary

Londa Astoli 12 May 1945.
Pte Webber (6 tp) who injured  himself whilst swimming died in C.M.H. Belgaum.
13 May 1945, 1500hrs
Bearers and Firing party provided by 6 tp for the funeral of Pte. Webber at BELGAUM.
 
Sources
CWGC
No 1 Commando War Diary May 1945 National Archives file WO/218/81.
Issue 9 of the Third Jungle Book [view].
 

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