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  • Buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension
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Nottingham
Father: Thomas Jackson, born in 1855 at Wymeswold, Leicestershire, working as a warehouseman. Mother: Annie Jackson, born 1855, Nottingham. The family lived at 6 St. Cecilia Terrace, Peas Hill Road, Nottingham. Brothers: Thomas S., born in 1879, Sidney F., born in 1879, working as a lace warehouseman, George W., born in 1880, working as a joiner and builder and Charles, born 1888, working as a lace warehouseman. Sisters: Mary E., born in 1878 and Gertrude H., born in 1881, working as a blouse hand. All the children were born in Nottingham. Ernest Jackson married Emily Jackson, née Carlisle, and they had a son Thomas William, born in 1908 in Nottingham. They lived at 6 Cecilia Terrace, Peas Hill Road, Nottingham.
Ernest Jackson worked as a postman.
22 Mar 1918
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6 Cecelia Terrace, Peas Hill Road, Nottingham.
Private
15th Bn The Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Jackson was called up for service and following training he was drafted to France. His battalion was situated south pf Arras when the great German offensive Operation Michael was unleashed on 21/03/1918. The battalion was forced back by the overwhelming German infantry, and Pte. Jackson, who was a bandsman and stretcher bearer, was killed on the second day of the offensive and buried at Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.
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    Ernest Jackson - Buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension