1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Ernest Codling

Contributed by: Jonathan Smith, on 2008-11-12

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Rank
First Name Ernest
Surname Codling
Year of Birth Unknown
Year of Death 1917
Regiment Royal Lincolnshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Ernest's Story

Private Ernest Codling joined the Lincolnshire Regiment serving with the 6th Bn. He was the son of Mr and Mrs J Codling, who, by 1915 had moved to Bourne in Lincolnshire. He was killed in action on June 8 1917 near Ypres and is buried at Messines Ridge British Cemetery.

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