Ernest A. Kimber

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Ernest A. Kimber
Ernest Armadale Kimber.JPG
Headstone Information
Date of Birth c1899
Age at Death 34 years
Transcription Ernest A Kimber. Late 16th Battalion A.I.F. Devoted husband of Ella. Loving father of Keith, Joan and Doris. Died 9 November 1932. Aged 34 years.

Early Life

Ernest Armadale Kimber was born in Fremantle in 1899. His father was Alfred Ernest Kimber and his mother was Edith Catherine Kimber(nee Smith). Ernest had two sisters Clare and Nell and three brothers Austin, Geoff and Jack.


Ernest married Ella Violet Kimber(nee James) at Canning in 1926. Ernest and Ella had three children, Keith, Joan and Doris.

Electoral Rolls

According to the electoral roll in 1925 and 1931 Ernest lived at "Ballidu" Shire of Wongan-Ballidu. Ernest's occupation was a Farmer.


Ernest died on 9 November 1932 at Armadale aged 34 years.

Other Notes

Ernest served in WW1 - Service No. 7766. He was listed as wounded on Saturday 3 August 1918.