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John Donald Mackenzie BEATON

Regimental number16120
Place of birthInverness, Scotland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway night officer
AddressAmbrose, via Gladstone, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Height5' 6.5"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Cecilia Beaton, same address
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 May 1916
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNovember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 22 November 1919
Discharge date6 March 1920
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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