Francis Newton Eagar
|64159 Gnr. F.W. Eagar, M Battery Royal Horse Artillery.
Queen’s South Africa Medal clasps Relief of Mafeking, Orange Free
State, Transvaal, South Africa 1901.
With five photocopy pages of service
documents and a photocopy of the medal
roll page. Francis Newton Eagar enlisted
at Horfield 14 October 1887 aged 20
years 3 months. Born Killorglin, Co. Kerry.
Occupation clerk. Fractured right fibula
on service 23 November 1887.
Transferred to Army Reserve 9
November 1895. Re-engaged in Section D
19 September 1899 and recalled to army
service 1 January 1900. Transferred to
Army Reserve 24 April 1902. Discharged
13 October 1903. Character very good.
80 Relief of Mafeking clasps to the