Serial Number and Rank: 867 Private
Birth: Milton 3 May 1890
Parents: James Jackson and Clara Smith
Enlisted: Lismore 3 September 1914
Next of Kin: F. James Jackson of Lillian Rock Nimbin
Service: C Company 9th Battalion 3rd Brigade Reg. No. 867
Death: DOW on hospital ship ‘Gascon’ – 2 May 1915, wounds received 28 April 1915 Anzac Cove
The Lone Pine Memorial (Panel 31), Gallipoli, Turkey
Also there is a memorial at Woodstock Congregational Cemetery Milton with Mother’s headstone.
Honour Rolls: Milton Public School
Croobyar Public School
Ernest helped to form the Cadet Corps in Milton.
Brother – Henry Phillip Jackson also served in WW1