Lieutenant Ernest John Dodd

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

17 Jul 1917

Media files and documents

War time / or Pre War occupation

Amateur footballer

Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

East Common
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

Brandhoek Military Cemetery

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier

Ernest J Dodd of East Common, Harpenden was a pre-war amateur player for Luton Town FC. He was killed in action on 17th July 1917, aged 25 whilst serving with the Royal Field Artillery in Belgium.

All images are used with kind permission of Roger Wash, Luton Town Football Club Historian.



Individual Location

Author: HillC

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