We remember William Eastham

We remember William Eastham

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth St Annes On Sea England United Kingdom Source:8228984 12th December 1892
1914
enlistment Blackboy Hill Camp, Western Australia Australia Source:8228984 13th October 1914
service Australian Imperial Force 257 Source:8228984
service Australian Imperial Force Private 257 Infantry 16th Battalion Source:8228984
1915
death Killed in Action Just about to attack when a bullet struck him in the head and he died instantly. It took over a year for his death to be confirmed. Gallipoli Peninsular Turkey Source:8228984 2nd May 1915
burial Lone Pine Cemetery/ Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Gallipoli Turkey Grave 53 Source:8452638

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Eastham
Source 8228984
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
127, Church Rd, St Annes-on-Sea, Lancs United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-01
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 257
Australian Imperial Force 257 Infantry 16th Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mrs J Eastham mother

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fiona12861

No external evidence

Multimedia

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Poppies on the Australian War Memorial Canberra Anne1202
Private William Eastham. Desmond1478

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