Earle, Eugene Schuyler (Sergeant)

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England, Greater London, London
Accession Number 1DRL/0253
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Letters
Maker Earle, Eugene Schuyler
Place made United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Larkhill
Date made 1916; 1929
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/1044
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to service of 589 Sergeant Eugene Schuyler Earle, 33 Battalion, Larkhill, England, 1916. Collection includes a copy of a letter written home to his mother in Armidale, NSW. Carbon typescript copy made after 1929. Location of original unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Sergeant, 33rd Bn, AIF. 589 Sergeant E. S. Earle, 33 Battalion who on 2 December 1916 was killed in action in the Armentieres sector. Bank clerk of Armidale, NSW; born Armidale; descended from General Philip Shuyler Earle of the American War of Independence; educated privately and also at public school; was a member of the Citizen Forces; joined AIF 18 April 1916; age at time of death 21 years 8 months.