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William Charles BEECHING

Regimental number489
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressBanyan Street, Warrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, J C Beeching, 14 Long Street, Elsternwick
Enlistment date1 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Imperial Camel Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 June 1951

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