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Soldier profiles

Name : BEAUMONT, ALBERT CHARLES
Service Number : VX61493
Date of Birth : 31/05/1906
Place of Birth : BALLARAT, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 11/08/1941
Locality on Enlistment : GEELONG EAST, VIC
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : BEAUMONT, N
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA, JAVA
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : 30/11/1945
Date Died : 17/06/1946
Age at Death : 40
Community Roll of Honour : UNKNOWN
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : BALLARAT (NEW) GENERAL CEMETERY, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA. PRIVATE PLOT. BLOCK B.B. SEC. 4. GRAVE 22. (GRM /3). / AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL COMMEMORATIVE AREA PANEL 72
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : 17/06/1946 / ILLNESS / VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : JAVA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : NO
P.O.W. Camps (details) : THAILAND
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : THAILAND
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial B-JAVA-0007 Missing & POW Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6124138 [OPEN]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Commonwealth War Graves Commission,   Australian War Memorial,   Past article (size 598kB)

Background : Son of George and Clara Beaumont; husband of Nellie May Beaumont, of Ballarat. Repatriated to Australia on M.V. Highland Chieftain.