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John Jackson BEACH

Regimental number16
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation master
AddressCroydon, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothy Richards Beach, Weatherill Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentCSM (WO Class II)
Unit nameSection 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class I)
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31488 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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