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Reginald Clarence EAGER

Regimental number335
Place of birthAnnandale, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address247 Young Street, Annandale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 7"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Eager, 247 Young Street, Annandale, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 1 year in the Sernior Cadets; 3 years in the 31st Militia Infantry.
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Place of enlistmentRandwick, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Discharge date11 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Bremen', 4 June 1919; disembarked Sydney, 27 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 11 August 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 February 1952
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium
SourcesNAA: B2455, EAGER Reginald Clarence

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