Born: 20th April 1918, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

Died: 30th September 1943; age: 25; Japanese PoW – Thailand – Burma Railway.

Residence: 69, Bixley Road, Ipswich.

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Record: 7368906; Regiment: Royal Army Medical Corps, 196 Field Ambulance.


Grave Reference:


Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery,


Mon State,



Father: Frederick Slader Hoare, born November 1882, East Dulwich, London. A Lithographic Artist.

Mother: Grace Seymour Hargrave Hoare (nee Kitchen), born August 1888, Shacklewell Lane, Edmonton, London.


The 1939 Identity Card Register for England & Wales.

69, Bixley Road, Ipswich.

Reginald was a Commercial Artist (painter). He was living with his mother & married sister.

Grace Hoare, Household Duties.

Mary Curry (nee Hoare), born 24th October 1920, a Shorthand Typist.


In 1940, Ipswich, Reginald married Eileen D. Lillingstone, born 1919, Ipswich.


Probate to Frederick Slader Hoare, an Advertising Artist.


Reginald is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo, Ipswich, and on the Suffolk Painters web-site

Extra information courtesy of Tony.

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