Donald Alexander Eatt
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||18 Feb 1912|
|Place of Birth||Roleystone, Western Australia|
|Death||29 Nov 1979, aged 67|
|Place of Death||Gosnells, Western Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||30 years, 3 months|
|Address||Roleystone, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Wife , Mrs Frances May Eatts|
|Date of Enlistment||28 Jun 1942|
|Unit/Formation||2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
On 1 Dec 1939 Donald married Frances May Kingsbury (1915 - 1997). Frances died on 15 Dec 1997 aged 82 in Pinjarra.
Electoral Roll entries: 1936 - 1937 at Railway avenue, Kelmscott; 1943 at Roleystone, axeman.
discharge date was 18 Dec 1944
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1977 at 74 Evelyn street, Gosnells, haulage contractor.
Military records have dropped the letter s from the surname. Various records use one of three spellings, Eatts, Eatt, and Eat. Appears to be the brother of Gordon James Eatts, and legal name is most probably Eatts.