Reginald Theodore Eason

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Eason, Company Quartermaster Sergeant Reginald Theodore no.2441

1st Battalion 7th Reinforcements.

Evaline Street, Campsie.

Grocer.

Born at Hamilton 1887, son of Edward G. & Janet Eason.

Enlisted with the rank of Private at Liverpool 3/6/1915, aged 28.

Single.

Methodist.

Next of kin, wife, Mrs M.E. Eason. [Mother, Mrs E. Grennan, Evaline Street, Campsie].

Embarked from Sydney 14/7/1915 per HMAT A67 Orsova.

Casualty list DT 12/5/1916 Returned to duty.

Casualty list DT 2/1/1917 Returned to duty.

Still abroad in October 1919.

Died 29/9/1987, aged 100. Late of Wangaratta, formerly of Hurlstone Park.

Australian War Memorial record available at: https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1816880/ [accessed 03/02/2017].

Special acknowledgement

The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002