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Howard Paul BECKMANN

Regimental number3410
Place of birthRochester, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressEast Street, Brompton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Grace Beckmann, East Street, Brompton, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 April 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 29th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 7 September 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 20 September 1919
Discharge date22 November 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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