2nd Lt. Ernest Lomas, West Yorks Regt


1896 May 24. Born Malton, Yorks (from RIC register) but there at 3 Ernest Lomas born Yorks that year. There is not enough to get more on him , but then I found a baptism record

1901 census


1911 census at Malton, Yorkshire

1919 Mar 5. The undermentioned Cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts. under the provisions of the Royal Warrant, dated 30th December 1918, promulgated in Army Order. 42 of 1919: W Yorks Regt. Ernest Lomas

1920 Nov 1. Joined ADRIC with service no 941 posted to H Coy in Tralee.

1921 Mar 3 Promoted Section Leader

1921 Mar 12. The ambush that T/Cadet Falkiner dies. He gave evidence at the inquest

1922 Jan 13. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1923 Married Elizabeth M Blackett in Northallerton in 1923 (she remarired Alvis in 1953 in Wales)

1936. Divorce Court File: . Appellant: Herbert William Andrew Harris. Respondent: Florence Emily Harris. Co-respondent: Ernest Lomas. Type: Husband's petition for divorce.

1939 Register. He is a canvasser and salesman living with wife Elizabeth Mary at 1 Hawes Avenue , Bradford

1940 Apr 25. The undermentioned relinquish their rank on enlistment into the ranks of the Army:— 2nd Lt. E. Lomas (146240) (late W. York. R.).

1967 Died Sheffield ?