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William Samuel Beaton

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Plaque at Whenuatapu Cemetery, Porirua, NZ

Beaton, William Samuel

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Samuel AWMM
  • Surname
    Beaton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bill AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ4312141 AWMM
    • WWII 4312141 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 October 1920 BDM 2002/15091
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ4312141 AWMM
    • WWII 4312141 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1943 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • WWII Flying Officer. Husband of the late Norma AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 June 2002 BDM 2002/15091
    Age 81 AWMM
    PoriruaWellington BDM 2002/15091
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Whenua Tapu Cemetery, Porirua, Wellington AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Thinking of you Granddad this Anzac day, and always XX
    Public - Lisa - Direct descendant - 20 April 2017
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    The Evening Post AWMM
    Death Notice: 3/07/2002 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
04 January 2023LanceKaitaia, NZResearcher
20 April 2017Lisa Auckland New ZealandDirect descendant

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