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Arnold Locke BEATTIE

Regimental number3778
Place of birthTocumwal New South Wales
SchoolPyree Public School, New South Wales
Other trainingGoulburn Continuation School, New South Wales
AddressChiverton, Cowra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, J Beattie, Chiverton, Cowra, New South Wales
Previous military serviceSenior Cadets and Militia
Enlistment date1 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozi?res, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Frances Jane BEATTIE, Hill Street West, Kogarah, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3779 Pte John Rolston BEATTIE, 20th Bn, killed in action, Pozi?res, France, 3 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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