Arthur Eales was born in Upton Park, London, England was single and was employed as a Seaman. He enlisted in Ballarat, Victoria at the age of 30. He volunteered and was stationed with the 8th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Rinforcement with the Regimental number 2183. He was discharged and Returned to Australia on the 17th of July 1919. Tree number 1735.