|Death: ||Oct. 5, 1916|
Casualty of the Great War,Ernest,a resident of Cambridge, served with the 7th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)Service No:18123. He enlisted at Cottenham, Cambs. in the Suffolk Yeomanry,Service No:3645. Died of wounds.
He left a widow, Ellen Thulborn [nee Clark]of Rook Lane, Cottenham, Cambridge.
He is commemorated as Thulbourn * on the Cottenham War Memorial, together with Private Harry Thulbourn, stepbrother of Mr. F. Thulbourn of 4 Histon Rd., Cottenham, Cambs.Harry was killed 9th August 1916, aged 19,whilst serving with the 7th Bn.,Suffolk Regiment~Service No:22358. He has no klnown grave and is commemorated on the THIEPVAL MEMORIAL ~ Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A
*Births Mar 1887 Thulbourn Ernest Chesterton 3b 448.
*Marriages Dec 1909
THULBOURN Ernest Chesterton 3b 1075
CLARK Ellen Chesterton 3b 1075
* - note the correct spelling on his Medal Index Card.As at April 2013, the official records show his name as Thulborn.
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1887
Father's Name: Reuben Thulbourn
Mother's Name: Lydia Thulbourn
Reuben Thulbourn 47
Lydia Thulbourn 44
Harry Thulbourn 20
William Thulbourn 13
George Thulbourn 9
Ernest Thulbourn 4
Boulogne Eastern Cemetery
Departement du Pas-de-Calais
Plot: VIII. C. 169.
Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56258616