Robert George (Bob) BEATTIE

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BEATTIE, Robert George

Service Number: NX47652
Enlisted: 2 September 1940
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/30th Infantry Battalion
Born: Dry Creek NSW, 6 July 1913
Home Town: Moonan Brook, Upper Hunter Shire, New South Wales
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Presumed - Missing-Killed in Action, Malaya, 15 January 1942, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Kranji War Cemetery
No known grave; (CWGC) Official Commemoration - Memorial Location: Column 131. Also another - Memorial at Greta NSW.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Singapore Memorial Kranji War Cemetery

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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Private, SN NX47652
2 Sep 1940: Involvement Private, SN NX47652, 2nd/30th Infantry Battalion, Malaya/Singapore
2 Sep 1940: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN NX47652, 2nd/30th Infantry Battalion
2 Sep 1940: Enlisted Private, SN NX47652, 2nd/30th Infantry Battalion, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
2 Sep 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN NX47652, 2nd/30th Infantry Battalion
15 Jan 1942: Imprisoned Malaya/Singapore, POW'S & (Missing Persons): 15/01/1942; "Missing believe killed" (Officially Presumed) AWM - POW'S & Missing Persons.
Date unknown: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN NX47652, 2nd/30th Infantry Battalion

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