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John BEANS

Regimental number2562
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCabinetmaker
AddressPerth, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinSister, Miss Elsie Beans, Perth, Tasmania
Enlistment date14 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Machine Gun Company
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 August 1954

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