Ernest Herbert William Woodward

Rank Private
Service No G/36634
Date of Death 30/10/1918
Age 23
Regiment/Service Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regt.) 7th Labour Coy. transf. to (68867) 115th Coy. Labour Corps 
Cemetery St Aubert British Cemetery

Ernest Herbert William Woodward was born in Wood Green in 1895 to Ernest Woodward, a warehouseman, and his wife Amelia. He was baptised at St Michael at Bowes Church, Southgate on the 20th December 1895. He had two sisters, Helen May (b.1898) and Amelia Ada (b.1900). At sixteen, Ernest was working as a builder’s clerk. Ernest enlisted on the 4th July 1915.