1914-15 Star (K.18899. G. H. Easter. Sto. 1. R.N.); British War Medal; Victory Medal (K.18899. G. H. Easter. Sto. 1. R.N.); Royal Navy Long Service and Good Conduct Medal George V, 1st type Admirals bust, 1911-1930 ( K.18899. G. H. Easter. Sto. 1. H.M.S. Centurion.) K.18899. Stoker 1st Class. G. H. Easter. Royal Navy. 1 & 3rd Fine L.S. GVF


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George Henry Easter was born on 26 July 1893, at Colchester, Essex, and commenced his naval service as a Stoker Second Class in H.M.S. Vivid, on 26 April 1913. He was advanced to Stoker First Class, H.M.S. Exmouth on 26 April 1914, and served during the Great War initially in H.M.S. Leander for service in H.M.S. Leopard until 1 July 1917 when appointed to the ‘B’ Class torpedo boat destroyer H.M.S. Griffon

He was awarded his Long Service and Good Conduct Medal in March 1931, and was shore pensioned from H.M.S. Effingham (Dauntless), on 15 July 1935. He was recalled for War service on 22 October 1939, and was posted to H.M.S. Dolphin, finally being released from service in August 1945.