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Arthur Richard BECKEY

Regimental number2961
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
SchoolBirchip State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimekeeper
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Arthur Lee Beckey, Bingera Street, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date4 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2961A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23

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