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Frank Eric BECK

Regimental number2345
Place of birthEast Grinstead, Sussex, England
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
AddressIolanthe Street, Guildford, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Frederick William Beck, East Grinstead, Sussex, England
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 28 July 1915 - 28th Bn, 5th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 51st Bn, 3 March 1916.
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Date of death3 September 1916
Age at death24
Place of burialAveluy Wood Cemetery (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. 9), Lancashire Dump), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
152
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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