Ernest H. Cole, Pte.
Personal information
Age 22
Nationality British
Date / place of birth Unknown
Genealogy Son of William Robert and Florence Cole, Deptford, London, U.K.
Military information
Army Number 6349647
Rank Pte.
Function Unknown
Platoon / Troop / Flight 4 Platoon
Company / Squadron B Company
Unit / Group 2nd Battalion 1st Parachute Brigade
Unit image
Division / Transport / Command 1st Airborne Division
Regiment Army Air Corps Parachute Regiment
Death information
Died when 21/25-9-1944
Died where Near Road Bridge
Spot Unknown
Map reference Unknown
Burial location
Oosterbeek, War Cemetery, Netherlands
Grave number 20-B-19
Graves overview
Miscellaneous information
Personal notes

Pte. Ernie Cole was last seen trying to escape from the last tiny perrimeter the British held by the road bridge with CSM William Scott, also from B Company.

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Ernest H. Cole, Pte.
Personal information
Age 22
Nationality British
Date / place of birth Unknown
Genealogy Son of William Robert and Florence Cole, Deptford, London, U.K.
Military information
Army Number 6349647
Rank Pte.
Function Unknown
Platoon / Troop / Flight 4 Platoon
Company / Squadron B Company
Unit / Group 2nd Battalion 1st Parachute Brigade
Unit image
Division / Transport / Command 1st Airborne Division
Regiment Army Air Corps Parachute Regiment
Death information
Died when 21/25-9-1944
Died where Near Road Bridge
Spot Unknown
Map reference Unknown
Burial location
Oosterbeek, War Cemetery, Netherlands
Grave number 20-B-19
Graves overview
Miscellaneous information
Personal notes

Pte. Ernie Cole was last seen trying to escape from the last tiny perrimeter the British held by the road bridge with CSM William Scott, also from B Company.

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