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Alfred Edward Beckwith

In memory of:

Surgeon Alfred Edward Beckwith

August 1, 1918

Military Service


Age:

23

Force:

Navy

Unit:

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

Division:

H.M.S. Oriole

Additional Information


Born:

October 13, 1894
Victoria, British Columbia

Enlistment:

April 13, 1917
Montreal, Quebec

Son of John L. and Agnes S. Beckwith, of Furswood Rd., Victoria, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 583 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

HASLAR ROYAL NAVAL CEMETERY
Hampshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

E. West 5. 25.

Location:

Gosport is a town in Hampshire on the west side of Portsmouth Harbour. HASLAR ROYAL NAVAL CEMETERY is attached to Haslar Royal Hospital and was used during the whole of the two world wars. The main entrance is in Clayhall Road. It is regretted that it is not possible to keep the cemetery register in this box at all times. Assistance may be obtained from the cemetery staff during normal working hours, or from the resident caretaker.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Final resting place of Alfred Beckwith. Photo courtesy of Frank Grant, volunteer photographer for Find a Grave.
  • Honor Roll– From the "McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918".  McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926.

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