HOARE, Reginald Slader

1918 - 1943

Reginald Slader Hoare was born in Dumfriesshire, Scotland on 20 April 1918, son of Frederick Slader Hoare [q.v.], a lithographic artist. In 1939, Reginald was a commercial artist living at 69 Bixley Road, Ipswich with his mother Grace Seymour Hargrave Hoare, née Kitchen (4 August 1888-1977) and Reginald's younger sister Mary [Curry] (born 24 October 1920), a shorthand typist. Reginald married at Ipswich in 1940 Eileen D. Lillingstone, (1919-1995). A lance corporal in the Royal Army Medical Corps he was taken prisoner by the Japanese and died in Thailand on 30 September 1943, whilst working on the Burma Railway.