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|Name:||Beattie, John Irving|
|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.|
|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.
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
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
|Appears in Collections:||Returned ANZACs|
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