1939-45 Star, unnamed as issued. 4470472 Private E. W. Meek, Durham Light Infantry
Killed in Italy during the crossing of the Gariglando River, Minturno, buried in Minturno War Cemetery. The allies invaded the Italian mainland on 3.9.1943 and Ernest was killed 7 weeks later. The medal box addressed to Mrs. S. Meek, 11 Chaucer Avenue, Brambles Farm, Middlesbrough his mother.