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Alfred Stanley BEAVAN

Regimental number6962
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolBourke St Sate School, & St Paul's Church of England School, Redfern, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTrainer
AddressRainbow, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Beavan, c/o Mr H E Beavan, Manager, Freezing Works, Redbank, Queensland
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Date of death20 September 1917
Age at death31
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot II, Row J, Grave No. 3), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
43
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred S and Esther BEAVAN. Born at Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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