|Place of birth||Digby, Victoria|
|School||State School No 297, Heywood, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Crystal Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Father, A H Beeson, Heywood, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Citizen Forces|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Battalion, B Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/27/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Pioneer Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Albert, France|
|Age at death||21|
|Age at death from cemetery records||21|
|Place of burial||Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row B, Grave No. 35), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: A.H. and Martha BEESON, Hepwood, Victoria.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Admitted to Convalescent Camp, Cairo, 12 May 1915; discharged to duty, 24 May 1915; taken on strength, 10th Bn, Gallipoli, 2 June 1915; awarded 10 days' Field Punishment No 1, Gallipoli, 22 July 1915; to hospital, 3 October 1915 (gastro enteritis); rejoined unit, 5 October 1915; admitted to No 2 Field Ambulance, Mudros, 22 November 1915; transferred to No 3 Australian General Hospital, Mudros, 27 November 1915 (enteritis); to Lowland Command Depot, 6 December 1915; after Gallipoli campaign, disembarked at Alexandria, 29 December 1915.
Transferred to 1st Pioneer Bn, 13 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join British Expeditionary Force, 26 March 1916; disebarked Marseilles, 2 April 1916.
Admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance, France, 16 April 1916 (mumps); transferred to British Isolation Hospital, 16 April 1916; to No 9 General Hospital, St Omer, 16 April 1916; discharged, 7 May 1916; rejoined unit, 9 May 1916.
Wounded in action, France, 26 July 1916; admitted to 1st Field Ambulance, 26 July 1916 (shrapnel wound, chest and testicle); died of wounds, France, 26 July 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BEESON Albert|