BEAVAN, Charles
(Service number 61027)

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Date 13 August 1885 Place of Birth NZ

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Waihao Downs
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs M. BEAVAN (mother), Geraldine; Mr T. Hamilton (friend), Waihao, Waimate
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation NZ Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 30th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company
Date 8 December 1917
Transport Corinthic
Embarked From Destination Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 3 September 1963 Age 78 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Geraldine Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 463, Plot 3
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Charles Beavan was the son of Thomas and Martha (née Pye) Beavan.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [05 August 2017]; Geraldine Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [09 August 2017]

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