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James Mowbray BECKWITH

Regimental number1893
Place of birthKyneton, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressEleanor Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ada Lily Beckwith, Eleanor Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Enlistment date29 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 May 1948

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