THOMAS, Ernest Richard

Ernest Richard THOMAS



16 May 1891 12.15am at 7 Grundell Tce, Hilderthorpe (Bridlington), East Riding, Yorkshire, England

Birth Registered

22 June 1891


George Speck THOMAS and Emma SHARP


Ethel Mary THOMAS


1901 Living with Uncle and Aunt Edwin and Amelia THOMPSON (nee THOMAS) THOMAS, Ernest and Charles taken about 1903 THOMAS, Ernest Richard taken about 1912



1911 House Painter and Decorator

1918 Decorator, Sign Writer and Gilder

1976 Painter and Decorator

Military Service

Between 1914 – 1918 Served in the Royal Artillery World War I.  Gassed but survived. Invalided out of the R.A. but completed his War service in a Costal Defence Battery in England. During World War II he volunteered as a civilian Air Raid Warden officially called A.R.P.’s. Demobed 23 July 1919, Released 15 January 1947 THOMAS on left with unidentified friend taken about 1914


Military Service Number

4 November 1914 Enlisted. Regtl. No. 382498. Rank. Gunner.  Unit and Regiment or Corps 221 Siege Battery from which Royal Garrison Artillery. Discharged THOMAS, Ernest Richard Army Demob Certificate 3 July 1919


Ethel May ANDREW on 17 September 1914, Primative Methodist Chapel, Great Thornton Street, Hull, East Yorkshire, England Ernest Richard THOMAS and Ethel Mary ANDREW wedding day photo Ernest Richard THOMAS and Ethel May ANDREW about 1914

About Ethel May ANDREW

Born:  About 1893

Died:  4 April 1957


Kenneth Andrew THOMAS

Wilfred Herbert THOMAS

Norman Ernest THOMAS

Harold Gordon THOMAS


Joyce Mary THOMAS THOMAS, Ernest Richard with Ethel May ANDREW and Kenneth Andrew THOMAS about 1916 when he was on leave from the war Ernest, Richard, Ethel May (nee ANDREW), Kenneth Andrew, Wilfred Herbert and Norman Ernest THOMAS about 1922



1976 at 136 Hull road, Nottingham, Hull, Yorkshire, England


17 June 1976 Hull, Yorkshire, England

Cause of Death

Carcinomatosis, Carcinoma ascending Colon


1976, Hull Northern Cemetery, Grave Space 17.  Compartment 149


Headstone Ernest Richard THOMAS with Ethel May THOMAS and sister Audrey THOMAS Ernest Richard THOMAS Funeral Invoice Death Certificate Ernest Richard THOMAS