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Bullock, E., A/Smn., 1915
In Skew Bridge Cemetery is the Commonwealth War Grave of KP/320 Able Seaman Ernest Bullock, serving with the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve who died 4/6/1915.

Colin Boyd has submitted the following:
Ernest was born on 18/03/1892 and was working as an apprentice plater living at 51, Mitchell Street, Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne when he enlisted in the Northumberland Fusiliers on 03/09/1914.
Following his transfer to the RNVR on 10/09/1914 Ernest served with the Anson Battalion in Gallipoli. Ernest died in Main Dressing Station, Dardanelles on 04/06/1915 following a bayonet wound to the thigh and abdomen.


The CWGC entry for Able Seaman Bullock

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk