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BEAN, Roy Eugene
(Service number 2/2049)

Aliases
First Rank Gunner Last Rank Gunner

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment C/- Loan Company, Timaru
Occupation
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin P.E Bean (father), Timaru
Religion
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 7th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Field Artillery
Date 9 October 1915
Transport Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With NZ Field Artillery

Military Awards

Campaigns
Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date

Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Death

Date 6 June 1917 Age 22
Place of Death Belgium
Cause Died of wounds
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery Underhill Farm Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium
Memorial Reference A. 13
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru

Biographical Notes

Roy Bean was the son of Paul Eugene and Ida Bean of Little River

Sources

Cenotaph Sep 2013

External Links

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Researched and Written by

Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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