Edward Alexander Cato

#455, b. May 1889, d. 1976

Individual's Timeline

BirthMay 1889Edward Alexander Cato1
Marriage20 April 1920Edward Alexander Cato2
Death of Father4 June 1935Frederick John Cato
Death of Mother20 August 1948Frances (Fanny) Bethune
Death1976Edward Alexander Cato3,4

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Edward was Mgr Dir of Moran & Cato, and a committee man of the Peninsula Golf Club.5
  • Religion: Edward was of the Methodist faith.
His life was recorded thus ~~ Australasian Biographical Archive Fiche: 49,241
Name: Cato, Edward Alexander
Dates: -
mentioned: 1965
Occupations: company managing director
Groups: Crafts and Industry: Others
Country: Australia
Archive: Australasian Biographical Archive
Fiche: 49,241

Title of Source: Alexander: 1965 [= Short title]
Who's Who in Australia. - 18th ed. - Melbourne. - 1965.6

Voter Enrolements

Military

  • 154
  • 1915-1918, in france and in England. He trained as a pilot and became a flying officer some time in 1918.
  • 1915, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Joined the 13th Light Horse8
  • 1915, ship 'Persic', France8
  • 1946, Service Record RAAF
    Name      CATO, EDWARD ALEXANDER
    Service      Royal Australian Air Force
    Service Number      3955
    Date of Birth      19 May 1889
    Place of Birth      Unknown
    Date of Enlistment      Unknown
    Locality on Enlistment      Unknown
    Place of Enlistment      Unknown
    Next of Kin      CATO, E
    Date of Discharge      1 Jan 1946
    Rank      Flying Officer
    Posting at Discharge      Unknown
    WW2 Honours and Gallantry      None for display
    Prisoner of War      No9

Family of Edward Alexander Cato and Maria Catrina Fell

Citations

  1. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, 1889/14077.
  2. Victorian BDM on line, online http://online.justice.vic.gov.au, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: Edw Alexr
    Event: M
    Sex:
    Spouse Surname/Father: FELL
    Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Maria Ctina
    Age:
    Age Code:
    Birth Place:
    Death Place:
    Year: 1920
    Reg. Number: 4444.
  3. Digger - Vic BMD Digger databases on CD, 1976/5528.
  4. Ann Ringer, Look up of Vic deaths, Aged 86 - 1976 - 5528.
  5. Trove Digitised Newspapers, The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tue 29 Jan 1935 Page 3.
  6. Unknown agency, British Biographical Archive, Australasian Biographical Archive Fiche: 49,241
    Name: Cato, Edward Alexander
    Dates: -
    mentioned: 1965
    Occupations: company managing director
    Groups: Crafts and Industry: Others
    Country: Australia
    Archive: Australasian Biographical Archive
    Fiche: 49,241

    Title of Source: Alexander: 1965 [= Short title]
    Who's Who in Australia. - 18th ed. - Melbourne. - 1965.
  7. Australian Voter Rolls 1901 - 1936, online http://search.ancestry.com.au
  8. Various various, by unknown photographer, Army enlistment and service records.
  9. Aust War Memorial nominal, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/doc/contacts.asp