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Clarence Clutterbuck Beale

Nominal Roll Vol 4 (Roll 78), Page: 16 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 4 (Roll 78), Page: 16 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Clarence Clutterbuck AWMM
  • Surname
    Beale AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 57701 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 June 1880 AWMM CambridgeWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • John Alexander Beale (father), Solicitor, Queen Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • John Alexander Beale was born in Reading, England and emigrated to NZ in 1857 (aged 9), practised law in Auckland 1874-1924. Married Martha Phillips (of Sturminster Newton). J.A. Beale died 29 May 193 Public - Emma Louise - Other Relative - 1 April 2015 - Family memoir of Herbert William Beale, An Auckland Boyhood (1979). Cadenza Press.
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Le Quesnoy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 57701 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Shipping clerk/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Clerk, NZ Steamship Co.;was studying law at Auckland University when he enlisted. Public - Emma Louise - Other relative - 10 December 2017 - Family Papers: The Beales of Blanford (researched and compiled by G. A. Beale. Pub. 1981 London, Cadenza Press (Private Press of G. A. Beale)
  • Age on enlistment


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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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM
    • Clarence was the oldest of three boys and three girls.
      Born in Cambridge, NZ, he studied law in Auckland, however this study was interrupted by his War service in France.

      Clarence and his family lived on Grafton Road, Auckland and later on Cleveland Road in Parnell, Auckland.

      Clarence did not tell people that his middle name was Clutterbuck, although he was named after an important relative in England.

      On his return form war he married Myra Smith, a nurse, they lived in Devonport, Auckland and later bought a farmlet in Okura (near Silverdale). This venture was unsuccessful and was sold. Clarence then worked for Billie Nicholson, a Customs Agent in Auckland. Myra and Clarence lived on Bell Road, Remuera, Auckland.

      They had one son, Humphrey.

      Myra was Catholic and Clarence was Anglican, Clarence died aged 79. Public - Emma Louise - Other Relative - 1 April 2015 - Beale, H., W. (1979). An Auckland boyhood. Cadenza Press, London.
    • Born 9 June 1880 (Cambridge, NZ)
      1895 clerk in Northern Steamship Co.
      1923-1924 farming in North Auckland
      1925-1944 clerk in Customs Agency
      Died 27 December 1959 (Auckland, NZ) Public - Emma Louise - Other relative - 10 December 2017 - Family Papers: The Beales of Blanford (researched and compiled by G. A. Beale. Pub. 1981 London, Cadenza Press (Private Press of G. A. Beale)
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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      78: 16 AWMM
    • A.U.C. roll of honour, 1914 - 1920. MSS & Archives E-2, Special Collections, University of Auckland Libraries and Learning Services. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • The Le Quesnoy Campaign research was undertaken by the New Zealand Society of Genealogists as part of the development of New Zealand Liberation Museum - Te Arawhata (Le Quesnoy France). This research project was led by CJ Barbour (NZSG), BI Silvester, HH Farrant (NZMHS) with the support of NZSG volunteers (2022). The individuals included in this research data set were verified as serving in Le Quesnoy. AWMM


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10 December 2017Emma LouiseAuckland, New ZealandOther relative

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