Arthur William Eames

Arthur William Eames
Private 39809
3rd Battalion  Worcestershire Regiment

Division  9 

Eames family

Arthur William Eames was the  son of Annie Eames, of 7, Swainstone Road,  Reading.  He died of wounds on 14th August 1917 aged 21.  Arthur is buried in a registered war grave number 8245 and this is marked with a war pattern headstone. 



 Arthur Eames was one of three brothers who served in the 1st World War.  His grave is shared with his father and mother, and the ashes of his brother George.  Family information and photographs have been given to the author by Mr Norman Eames, the son of George Eames, and nephew of Arthur Eames.  Norman also told the author that his uncle had been gassed and that this had contributed to his death.