|Place of birth||Gainsborough, Yorkshire, England|
|Age on arrival in Australia||33|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||8 Bradford Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||40.8|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Betsy Reeves, 8 Bradford Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 5 years in the 1st Essex Volunteers, England.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Lance Corporal|
|Unit name||36th Battalion, A Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/53/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||36th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||42|
|Place of burial||Tyne Cot Cemetery (Plot LIII, Row D, Grave No. II), Passchendaele, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Samuel and Eleanor REEVES; husband of Betsy REEVES, 53 Waterview Street, Balmain, New South Wales. Native of Yorkshire, England|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 13 May 1916; appointed Lance Corporal, at sea, 30 May 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 9 July 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 22 November 1916.
Appointed Temporary Corporal, 1 March 1917.
Promoted Sergeant, 14 September 1917.
Reported missing in action, 12 October 1917.
Now, 6 November 1917, reported killed in action, Belgium, 12 October 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, REEVES Samuel James|