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Private E J Moulding


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Private Ernest James MOULDING, 241347, 1st  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Flanders France, 6th October 1917,  age 27.

Born Axminster, Devon, son of Emily Moulding, of Axminster, Devon.

1897, June Axminster Registration District, Emily Moulding, married Sidney Lumbard.


1911 Census - No.5, Musbury Road, Axminster, Devon - Sidney Lumbard, head, age 44, married, coal waggoner, coal merchants, worker, born London; Emily Lumbard, wife, age 44, married 14 years, 7 children, 5 still alive, born Axminster, Devon; Ernest Moulding, son, age 20, single, brush work, brush manufacturer, born Axminster, Devon; Florence Lumbard, daughter, age 13, born Axminster, Devon; Francis Lumbard, son, age 12, school, born Axminster, Devon; Daisey Lumbard, daughter, age 6, born Axminster, Devon; George Lumbard, son, age 4, born Axminster, Devon.


1913 June, Axminster Registration District, Ernest James Moulding, married Bessie Louisa Searle, of 25, South Wallington, Fareham, Hampshire. 

Child - Ernest Bertram Percival Moulding, born 12th November 1914

Enlisted Axminster, Devon.

1919 December, Axminster Registration District, Bessie L Moulding, married Leonard F Bowles.

Buried at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, XX. I. 1., Belgium.


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