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Francis Wilson BEAVEN

Regimental number3759
Place of birthSalisbury, Wiltshire, England
Place of birthSalisbury, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSteward
AddressWoodside, Hardingstone, Northampton, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinSister, B E Beaven, Woodside, Hardingstone, Northampton, England
Enlistment date27 October 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 27 October 1915 - 19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 55th Battalion, 3 April 1916.
FateKilled in Action 7 September 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname Beavan
Place of death or woundingFromelles, France
Date of death7 September 1916
Age at death33
Place of burialRue-David Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 39), Fleurbaix, France
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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