Lieutenant, 8th Battalion, Prince Albert's (Somerset Light Infantry).
Killed in action 26 September 1915. Aged 22. Son of John Mannett
Ealand and Alys Mary Ealand, of 1, St. James's Park, Bath. Undergraduate
Member of New College, Oxford. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS
MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 38 and 39.
See also Bath College
from De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918:
FREDERICK JOHN ARTHUR, 2nd Lieut., 8th (Service) Battn.
Prince Albert's (Somerset Light Infantry), elder s. of
John Mannett Ealand, of 1, St. James's Park, Bath, by his wife,
Alye Mary, only dau. of John Hoskins Marsh, of Bath ; b.
Bath, co. Somerset, 30 Aug. 1893 ; educ. Bath College, 1901-10 ;
Bedford School, 1910-12, and New College, Oxford, 1912-14, where
he had just taken a Second Class in Class. Mods. when war broke
out ; was to have tried for the I.C.S., but joined the Oxford O.T.C.
in Oct. 1914, having previously served in both the schools' corps
; was gazetted 2nd Lieut. Somerset L.I. 23 Feb. 1915 ; served with
the Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders from the beginning
of Sept. 1915, and was killed in action near Loos on the 25th of
the same month. Buried on the battlefield ; unm.