Reginald Hubert Cato1

#26853, b. 28 June 1912, d. 12 August 1944

Individual's Timeline

Birth28 June 1912Reginald Hubert Cato1
Death of Father18 September 1918Hubert Garfield 'Bert' Cato2,3
Death12 August 1944Reginald Hubert Cato4

Primary events

Voter Enrolements

  • Reginald Hubert Cato was enrolled to vote in 1943 in 30 Brook Street, Coogee, New South Wales, Australia. there is a reginald Hubert CATO registed to vote living at this address. No other CATOS reside there, but up the road at number 83 is Ralph Northcote CATO and family. They are 3rd cousins.. there is a reginald Hubert CATO registed to vote living at this address. No other CATOS reside there, but up the road at number 83 is Ralph Northcote CATO and family. They are 3rd cousins.

Military

  • 1941, New South Wales, Australia, Note that his NOK of Lillian COLENSO?
    Name      CATO, REGINALD HUBERT
    Service      Royal Australian Air Force
    Service Number      420443
    Date of Birth      28 Jun 1912
    Place of Birth      HOBART, TAS
    Date of Enlistment      8 Nov 1941
    Locality on Enlistment      Unknown
    Place of Enlistment      SYDNEY, NSW
    Next of Kin      COLENSO, LILLIAN
    Date of Death      12 Aug 1944
    Rank      Flight Sergeant
    Posting on Death      224 Squadron
    WW2 Honours and Gallantry      None for display
    Prisoner of War      No
    Roll of Honour      Unknown
  • 1944, over the Bay of Biscay when serving in the 224 Sqd RAF

Citations

  1. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: Reginald Hubert
    Event: B
    Father/Spouse Surname: Hubert Garfield CAT0
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: Lily Blanche CATO nee Collidge
    Date: 1912-06-28
    Sex: M
    Place: Macquarie Street HOBART
    Registration Year: 1912
    Registration Number: 890.
  2. Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, online http://www.awm.gov.au, AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army


    Cato, Hubert Garfield
    Number: 7358
    Rank: Private [Pte]
    Unit: 12th Battalion AIF
    Service: Army
    Conflict: 1914-1918
    Date of Death: 18/09/1918
    Place of Death:
    Cause of Death:
    Memorial Panel: 65
    Cemetery or Memorial Details: 26 Villers Bretonneux-France
    Next Of Kin:
    Place Of Enlistment: Cygnet, TAS
    Native Place:
    Notes: CATO, Pte. Hubert Garfield, 7358. 12th Bn. 18th Sept., 1918. Age 33. Son of Samuel Joseph and Mary Cato; husband of Lily Blanche Cato, of Hobart, Tasmania.

    Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army.
  3. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: Private No. 7358, 12th Battalion A.I.F. Hubert Garfield
    Event: D
    Father/Spouse Surname:
    Mother/Spouse Given Names:
    Date: 1918-09-18
    Sex:
    Place: FRANCE
    Registration Year: 1919
    Registration Number: 2229.
  4. Ryerson, Ryerson Index, CATO     Reginald Hubert     Death notice     12AUG1944     Death          at Bay of Biscay     Sydney Morning Herald     17FEB1945.