|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Upper Beaconsfield, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||33|
|Next of kin||Father, Edward A'Beckett, Upper Beaconsfield, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Senior Cadets (5 years)|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/13/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||8th Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt
Taken on strength of 3rd Training Regiment, Tel el Kebir, 8 June 1916.
Taken on strength of Headquarters, Australia and New Zealand Training Camp, Moascar, 7 August 1916, and utilised as an Instructor; promoted to Temporary Sergeant, 7 August 1919.
Marched out of Australia and New Zealand Training Camp, Moascar, 1 November 1916, and reverts to the rank of Trooper the same day; taken on strength of Imperial School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 1 November 1916, and promoted Temporary Sergeant the same day.
Attached to 156th Machine Gun Company, 23 March 1917; rejoined Imperial School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 24 April 1917.
Admitted to Royal Army Medical Corps, no date stated; transferred to No 70 General Hospital, Cairo, 1 March 1918; discharged to Imperial School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 13 March 1918.
Struck off the strength of Imperial School of Instruction, 27 March 1918, and reverts to the rank of Trooper; admitted to No 70 General Hospital, Cairo, 27 March 1918; medical board, 29 March 1918, pronounces A'Beckett Class B1 (fit only for line of communication work), due to varicose veins; discharged, 21 April 1918; taken on strength of Imperial School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 22 April 1918, and promoted Temporary Sergeant the same day.
Struck off the strength of the Imperial School of Instruction, 4 May 1918, and reverts to the rank of Trooper the same day; marched into Details Camp, Moascar, 4 May 1918.
Admitted to No 2 Australia Stationary Hospital, Moascar, 5 May 1918 (varicose veins); medical board, 6 May 1918, pronounces A'Beckett Class B2 due to varicose veins, and A'Beckett refuses operation; operation for varicose veins, no date stated; medical board, 1 July 1918, pronounces A'Beckett Class D; discharged, 29 July 1918.
Marched into Machine Gun Training Squadron, Moascar, 21 August 1918.
Classified Class A, 9 September 1918.
Promoted Extra Regimental Sergeant, 21 October 1918.
Marched into 3rd Machine Gun Squadron, 16 March 1919.
Marched out of 3rd Machine Gun Squadron, 19 March 1919; marched into Details Camp, Moascar, 20 March 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Port Said on board HT 'Dorset', 29 April 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 11 June 1919; discharged Melbourne (termination of period of enlistment), 26 July 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||75|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, A'BECKETT Ulick Bourke|