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Gordon Wentworth BECK

Regimental number274
Place of birthClare, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressPort Vincent, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, H H Beck, Port Vincent, South Australia
Enlistment date23 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 September 1974
Age at death77
Place of burialArdrossan Cemetery, South Australia

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