Born: 1914, Ipswich.

Died: 4th May 1945; age: 31.

Residence: 18, Curriers Lane, Ipswich.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 5825867.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion.


Grave Reference:


Becklingen War Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Walter James Fountain & Sarah Jane Fountain, of Ipswich.


Father: Walter James Fountain, born 1872, Ipswich – died July 1934, Ipswich.

Mother: Sarah Jane Fountain (nee Edwards), born 1871, Ipswich – died 1944, Ipswich.


In 1934, Ipswich, Ernest married Edith M. Clarke, born 1914, Ipswich – died 1943, Ipswich.


Probate to Ellen Jane Coleman (wife of William George Coleman). (Ernest’s sister).

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