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Gordon McBeth

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 70), Page: 7 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 70), Page: 7 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon AWMM
  • Surname
    McBeth AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 45956 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 April 1885 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra WanganuiManawatu-Wanganui Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.D.W. McBeth (brother), Solicitor, Wanganui, 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 45956 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 Musician/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
      5' 9" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      170 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 15 August 1917; disembarked Glasgow, Scotland, 2 October 1917; marched in to Sling Camp, 3 October 1917, and posted to 4th Reserve Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 19 November 1917; joined 3rd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 19 December 1917, and posted to 7th Company.
    Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 29 January 1918 (pyrexia, unknown origin).
    Joined 3rd Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, 1 February 1918, and posted to 10th Company.
    Attached on strength, XXII Corps Reinforcements Camp, Abeele, 8 February 1918.
    Detached to Divisional Headquarters, 18 February 1918.
    Marched in to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 18 April 1918.
    Marched in to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 1 July 1918 (Kiwi Concert Party).
    Marched in to 3rd Army School, 21 July 1918.
    Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 16 December 1918 (laryngitis); transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 4 January 1919.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Glasgow on board SS 'Bhamo', 10 March 1919; discharged, 23 May 1919.





    ; discharged, 23 May 1919.
    Total war service: 2 years 180 days (of which 1 year 254 days was abroad)

    Parents: John (dec., b. New Zealand) and Helena (b. Tasmania, Australia) McBETH AWMM
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Death

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
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      70: 7 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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