Johannesburg (Brixton) Cemetery, South
Notice of Death appears
in Jersey Evening Post of Monday 23 December 1918
Commemorated on St Clement's Parish Memorial, Jersey
NEWS ITEM in Jersey
Evening Post of Monday 23 December 1918
Roll of Honour. It is with deep regret that
we record the death which has taken place at the VAD Hospital
in Johannesburg of Ernest John Le Vavasseur dit Durell,
second son of Mr & Mrs E F Le V dit Durell of Le Hocq.
The deceased who had been in South Africa for many years,
though over Military age, joined the South African Forces
at the outbreak of war and saw considerable service in
the capture of German East Africa. Unfortunately he contracted
influenza recently and this developing into pneumonia
he passed away aged 47. We tender the parents and other
relatives our sincere sympathy.
War Graves Commission Record
Private Ernest John Le Vavasseur dit Durell
12th Regiment, South African Infantry
Second son of Edward Francis & Susan Julia Le Vavasseur
dit Durell of Bay View, Le Hocq, Jersey.
Died, aged 47 years