Australian English Genealogy

Descendants of Elizabeth Morris

Notes - Page 27

2167. Alexander Edward Eyles

The mutilated body of Alexander Edward Eyles, aged 19 years, of Ermington, was found on the railway line near the Eastwood Station shortly before midnight on Saturday. It was believed by the police that Eyles fell between a moving train and the platform as he was attempting to alight about 11 o'clock, and that several of the wheels of the train passed over his body. The body was taken to the Parramatta Morgue.
Source: The SMH 1 Nov 1926