Earnest Richard Hurry, the son of Harry Albert Hurry, a horseman on a farm, & Alice Elizabeth nee Risby was born ? March 1918 in Depwade District. Earnest had 4? sisters.
In 1939 Harry & Alice were living at No. 3 Council House, Flordon Road Hapton. There is no sign of Earnest at this time.
Earnest enlisted with the Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)
Earnest was killed on 25th February 1944 (do we know where?) and was buried at Naples War Cemetery, Italy. Plot: II. O. 18.