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Francis Peter BEATON

Regimental number3015
Place of birthEuroa, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressEuroa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 8.75"
Weight144.5 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Peter Beaton, Euroa, Victoria
Enlistment date24 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1776
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll.
Discharge date25 January 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1912 Pte William John BEATON, 14th Bn, killed in action, 27 August 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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