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metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.title: John Beattie
Name: Beattie, John Irving
Rank: Private
Service Number: 1827
Place of Birth: Liverpool (England)
Next of Kin: William Henry Beattie - Father ; Liverpool, England.
Biographical notes: Living at Kalgoorlie in 1920 and Wellington NZ in 1937.
Occupation: Miner
Date of Enlistment: 11-Mar-1915
Age at Enlistment: 25
Place of Enlistment: Townsville (Qld.)
Unit: 15th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
Service: Australian Imperial Force
Date of Death: 1978
Place of Death: New Zealand
Place of Burial: New Zealand
Service History: Embarked from Darwin on 'Taiyuan' 4th March 1915 to enlist, with Neil Boyle; J.T. Johnson; Lucien Porter Wetherby; R.W. Stirling; Percy Clifton Reaby; Charles Birfield Dickason; James M. McDonald; George Classen and Jeremiah Buckley. Embarked from Brisbane on board HMAT A15 'Star Of England' on 8 April 1915. Captured by the Turks on 8 August 1915 at Gallipoli. Returned to Australia HT 'Margha' 11 May 1919.
Related link: "Our boys at the front", Northern Territory Times and Gazette, 1 June 1916: p.13.
Unit War Diary
The Chronicle of the 15th Battalion, A.I.F. by J.E. Lee. Sydney : Mortons, 1927.
Service record
Embarkation Roll - HMAT A15 'Star Of England'
History of the 15th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force : war 1914-1918 by Thomas Percival Chataway and Paul Goldenstedt. Swanbourne, W.A. : John Burridge Military Antiques, 198-.
Red Cross Wounded and Missing file
Nominal Roll
metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.subject.*: ANZAC
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
Appears in Collections:Returned ANZACs

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