Rawdon St John AWMM
Also known as
28 December 1879 AWMM AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Day's Bay, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs Constance May Beere (wife), Day's Bay, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
Officer commanding the embarkation aboard HMNZT 34.
Commanding Officer (CO) of 2 & 4 Battalions, New Zealand Rifle Brigade during WWI.
Appointed Officer Commanding (OC) of 2 NZ Infantry Brigade, 1925.
OC of Wellington Division Home Guard, 1940-45.
Member of 1911 Coronation contingent.
Colonel Beere's son, Ian St John Beere, was killed in World War 2. AWMM
19 May 1968 AWMM
Age 88 AWMM
Date of death
Age at death
Place of death
Cause of death
Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Section: SOLD NICHE, Plot Number: 23 DIV C2 AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Page No: 46 AWMM
- Haigh, J., Polaschek, A. (Eds.). (1993). New Zealand and the Distinguished Service Order. Christchurch, N.Z.: Authors. AWMM
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