Ernest was born on 27/06/1905 in Gulgong.
He served the WWII Military Service between 1939 and 1945.
Ernest was still listed on the Electoral roll for Inverell in 1980.
He was living at the same address as his sister Mary Alice Watt (nee Gaudry), 16 Bennett Street, Inverell.
Ernest died on 09/05/1991 in Inverell.