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Roy Douglas Beatson

Photograph of Roy Beatson at 'Kiwi House' with Arthur Moss in the background, Western Desert, c.July to August,1941. From the collection of Arthur William (Moss) Squire 16770, 23 Battalion. Image kindly provided by Roger Sommerville (September 2019). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Roy Beatson at 'Kiwi House' with Arthur Moss in the background, Western Desert, c.July …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roy Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Beatson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 10673 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1916 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Islington, Blenheim New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr G.G. Beatson (father), Islington, Blenheim New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 10673 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
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  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

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Death

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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.15 AWMM
    • Roger Sommerville, ed., Moss's war 1941-1988: new worlds and lives on hold, Tokoroa, N.Z.: Creative Vision NZ AWMM
      p.51 AWMM
    • Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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