Ernest Tinsley

Belfast-born Gunner Ernest Tinsley served in the Royal Artillery during the Second World War. He fought with the 8th (Belfast) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment.


Ernest Tinsley


Gunner Ernest Tinsley was one of many local men who served with 8th (Belfast) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment during World War Two. He died in November 1940.

Gunner Ernest Tinsley (1456311) served in 21st Battery, 8th (Belfast) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery during World War Two.

Ernest was the son of Agnes Tinsley. He was the husband of J Tinsley of Belfast, Co. Antrim. He died on 22nd November 1940 aged 33 years old.

Ernest Tinsley’s grave is in Glenalina Extension, Section S1, Grave 191 of Belfast City Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim.