Ernest Reginald Titmuss

Name

Ernest Reginald Titmuss

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

22/10/1918
25

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Petty Officer (2nd Class Writer)
M/4563 (PO)
Royal Navy
H.M.S. "Attentive"

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

STEVENAGE (ST. NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD
United Kingdom

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Stevenage Old Town Memorial
St Nicholas' Church Memorial, Stevenage Old Town
Holy Trinity Church Memorial Roll of Honour, Stevenage Old Town

Pre War

Ernest was born on the 3rd April 1893, the only son of Edward & Sophia Titmuss of Fishers Green Road, Stevenage.

Wartime Service

He joined the Royal Navy on the 10th June 1912. He is known to have taken part in the Battle of Jutland in May 1916. At the time of his death he had been married to his wife, Hilda May Titmuss, for 18 months and the couple had a young child. Ernest contracted influenza at Dover and died at the Royal Marine Hospital in Deal, Kent, and is buried in the St. Nicholas Churchyard, Stevenage.

Additional Information

www.stevenageatwar.com

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson