Ernest George Bodger

bodger medal card bodger medal card

resigns commission Bodger

Special Appointment on the same group as Peel (escaped murder on Bloody Sunday) and Wooldridge (IRA knew him to be in Intelligence)

Relinquished his commission in same group as Halestrap, Biggs, Curtis,


1884 Apr/Jun Born Isleworth, Middlesex, son of Thomas Bodger, a dairyman and Christiana Bodger.

1884 Sep 29 Baptised at Clapham Parish Church

1891 census bodger

1891 census . Living with his family at 23 Lower Sq, Isleworth, Middlesex.

1901 census bodger

1901 census. Living with his family at 23 Lower Sq, Isleworth. Ernest is an Auctioneers Clerk

1911 census His parents are still at 23 Lower Square, but none of their children are there. I cannot find Ernest

1915 Sep 9. Landed in France with Northumberland Fusiliers

1917 Feb 13. To be a Temp 2nd Lt. North'd Fus.—Co. Serjt.-Maj. E. G. Bodger, from a Serv. Bn.

1918 Aug 13. Northumberland Fusiliers. Temp. 2nd Lt. E. G. Bodger to be temp. Lt.

1919 Mar 15. Temp. Lt. E. G. Bodger (North'd Fus. (Serv. Bns.)) to be actg. Capt. while comdg. P. ,of W. Co. 16 Mar. 1919.

1919 Dec 22. To relinquish the actg. rank of Capt. on ceasing to be empld. with the Labour Corps:. Temp. Lt. E G. Bodger (North'd. Fus)

1920 Jan 6. North'd Fus. Temp. Lt. E. G. Bodger relinquishes his commission on completion of service, and is granted the rank of Capt.

1920 Aug 6. The undermentioned to be temp. Capts. whilst specially empld.: Capt. E. G. Bodger,. late Serv. Bn., North'd Fus.

1921 Apr 1. On ceasing to be empld.relinquishes his commission. Temp. Capt., and retain the rank of Capt. E. G. Bodger (Capt., ret.).

1921 Dec 23. Intelligence. Capt. E. G. Bodger, late Gen. List, to be Capt. 8th June 1923, with seniority 23rd Dec. 1921

1934 Jun 13. The undermentioned having attained the age limit of liability to recall, cease to belong to the Res. of Off. :— Capt. E. G. Bodger.

1956 Died Paddington, London

Dublin Castle Intelligence