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John Edward Charles BEACH

Regimental number18477
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher & telegraphist
AddressRound Hill, via Moora, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Samuel Gilbert Beach, Toodyay, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 2, Reinforcement 23
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Divisional Signal Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Work near Lihons on 22 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 27 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

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