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George Thomas Beasley

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 34 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 34 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Beasley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 25669 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 August 1887 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Parua BayNorthland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Helen Beasley (mother), Parua Bay, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25669 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      6' 1" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      168 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Posted to G Company, 17th Infantry Reinforcements, and embarked on board HMNZT 'Pakeha', Wellington, 23 September 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 18 November 1916 and posted to 5th (Reserve) Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade, Sling Camp, Salisbury Plain.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 8 January 1917. Marched in to New Zealand Infantry and General Base Depot, Etaples, France, 9 January 1917.
    Taken on strength, A Company, 3rd Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 8 February 1917.
    Admitted to No 3 New Zealand Field Ambulance, 18 March 1917 (influenza); admitted to New Zealand Divisional Rest Station, 22 March 1917; admitted to 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 29 March 1917 (bronchitis); admitted to No 35 General Hospital, Calais, 10 April 1917; transferred to No 1 Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 25 April 1917.
    Attached to New Zealand Infantry and General Base Depot, Etaples, 20 May 1917. Found guilty, 11 June 1917, of gambling: awarded 14 days confined to barracks; forfeited a total of 14 days' pay.
    Rejoined unit in the field, 26 June 1917. Found guilty, 9 July 1917, of appearing on parade improperly dressed: forfeited two days' pay.
    Reported wounded in action, admitted to No 3 New Zealand Field Ambulance and transferred to No 1 New Zealand Field Ambulance, 8 August 1917 (not yet diagnosed, non-efficient); admitted to 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 21 August 1917; admitted to No 16 General Hospital, Le Treport, 23 August 1917.
    Evacuated to England, 14 September 1917; disembarked Southampton, England, and admitted to No 1 New Zealand General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 16 September 1917 (enteritis); transferred to New Zealand Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 15 November 1917; discharged to New Zealand Command Depot, Codford, 15 December 1917.
    Admitted to Hospital 24 January 1918 (tonsilitis); transferred to No 1 New Zealand General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 8 February 1918; discharged to New Zealand Command Depot, Codford, 23 February 1918.
    Admitted to No 3 New Zealand General Hospital, Codford, 1 March 1918 (tonsilitis); transferred to New Zealand Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 2 April 1918; discharged to New Zealand Command Depot, Codford, 20 April 1918.

    Marched out to New Zealand Rifle Brigade Reserve Depot, Brocton Camp, Staffordshire, 17 June 1918.
    Admitted to Cannock Chase Military Hospital, Staffordshire, 11 September 1918 (inflamed stomach); transferred to No 2 New Zealand General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames (gastritis); transferred to New Zealand Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 20 November 1918; discharged to New Zealand Command Depot, Codford, 11 February 1919.
    Commenced return to New Zealand on board HMNZT 'Bhamo', 10 March 1919; admitted ship's hospital, at sea, 17 March 1919 (scabies); discharged ships hospital, 19 March 1919. Arrived New Zealand, 26 April 1919.
    Discharged on termination of period of engagement, 23 May 1919. AWMM
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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
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      41: 34 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (c.1920). A further list of the names of ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% : compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent war pensions; and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) discharged hospital patients; assessed as suffering permanent disability, and who are whilst in hospital, receiving full pensions. New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM

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