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Regimental number5786
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCastlemaine, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Richard Beckingsale, Castlemaine, Victoria
Enlistment date1 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 September 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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