Ernest Charles Postle

#44674, b. 1897, d. 17 April 1917

Individual's Timeline

Birth1897Ernest Charles Postle
Death of Father19 June 1897Ernest William Harboard Postle1
Death17 April 1917Ernest Charles Postle

Primary events

  • Birth: Ernest Charles Postle was born in 1897 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, Possibly Ernest Charles POSTLE registered in Blofield in Dec 1897 4b/211.
  • Death of Father: His father Ernest William Harboard Postle died on 19 June 1897 in ship 'Daniel'.1
  • Death: Ernest died on 17 April 1917 in France (Aged 20 years, worked back from recorded birth date).

Census details

Military Career

Records show that Ernest Charles Postle served in the armed forces. He joined the 5th Battalion of the Norfolk Regiment 2nd September 1914.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Ernest died in WW1 (see military papers downloaded). One page shows that he was the step-son of Charles Alfred POSTLE aged 50 and his mother was Elizabeth Ann POSTLE aged 48..


  1. Find my past web sites, online or, Registration event: death

    Name:POSTLE, Ernest

    Date of death:19 June 1897


    Place of death:At Sea

    Place of birth:British,Yarmouth

    Belonging to service:

    Ship's name:Daniel

    Series:BT334 - Registers and Indexes of Births, Marriages and Deaths of Passengers and Seamen at Sea