Active duty 16 Apr 1941. Honorably discharged 25 May 1945 at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Service/Serial Number 37064218. Service with Service Battery, 957th Field Artillery Bn., transferred from 957th to Field Artillery Unassigned, then he was
attached to Detachment of Patients, Brooks Army Hospital, Fort Sam Houston, Texas on 21 Jan. 1945. He was in the following Military Campaigns; Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe, Normandy, Northern France and Rhineland. Burial; Houston National
Cemetery, Section G2, Grave # 3861 Ernest had no children.