Born: 1892, Ipswich.

Died on or about: 7th October 1916; age 24; KiA – Guedecourt, France.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 35086

Regiment: Yorkshire Light Infantry.

Formerly 7121, Suffolk Regiment.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:

Pier & Face 11C & 12A.

Thiepval Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Brother to Mr. P.C.Bullock, of 59, St, Matthew’s Street, Ipswich.




1901   ‘South Bank’ 215, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.


Ernest was 8 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

George Cornelious Bullock, 47, a retired Watchmaker, born Douglas, Isle of Man.

Marianne Bullock (nee Lamb), 47, born Norwich, Norfolk.

Ethel May Bullock, 15, born Ipswich.

Percival Charles Bullock, 14, born Ipswich.

1 general domestic servant.


1911   ‘South Bank’ 215, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.


Ernest was 18 years old, a Watchmaker’s Assistant – Watchmaker 7 Shopkeeper. He was living with his widowed mother.

Marianne, 57, living on Private Means.

1 general domestic servant.


Ernest’s father George Cornelious Bullock, died 1904, Ipswich. His mother Marianne Bullock, died July 1911, Ipswich.


Ernest is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Nicholas Church, Ipswich.


Yorkshire Light Infantry:

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