|Place of birth||Windsor, Victoria|
|School||"Melrose" Private School, Launceston, Tasmania, and Malvern Road State School, Victoria|
|Address||1A Woodside Crescent, Toorak, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs G. Easton, 15 Mackay Street, East Prahran, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served in the Citizen Forces and R.A.C.A., Queenscliffe.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Prahran, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company 2, Reinforcement 13|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/7/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||719a|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||St Martin's Wood, near Proyart, France|
|Age at death||23.7|
|Age at death from cemetery records||23|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Robert and Mary EASTON; husband of Geraldine A. SPARROW (formerly EASTON), "Fleurbaix", Bruer Street, Preston, Victoria|
|Family/military connections||Cousin: Captain F Prid, M.C.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 21 June 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 26 August 1917, and marched into 2nd Training Bn, Durrington, the same day.
Proceeded overseas to France, 8 January 1918; marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, Le Havre, 9 January 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 11 January 1918; taken on strength of 7th Bn, in the field, 24 January 1918.
Reallotted Regimental Number 719A.
Killed in action, 24 August 1918.War service: Western Front
|Sources||NAA: B2455, EASTON Clement|