Basil Charles Beak

Name

Basil Charles Beak

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

04/11/1918
24

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
Machine Gun Corps
7th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

GIAVERA BRITISH CEMETERY, ARCADE
Plot 6. Row F. Grave 2.
Italy

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford
St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born on 28 Aug 1894 in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire son of John and Rose Emily Beak and christened on 25 Sep 1894 in Much Hadham and living in 19 North Road, Hertford in 1901 and 125 Ware Road, Hertford in 1911.

Wartime Service

Enlisted as 1873 Private Hertfordshire Regiment and entered France on 6 Nov 1914. He obtained a commission on 26 Jun 1917 2nd Lieut Machine Gun Corps and died on active service in 39th Casualty Clearing Station, Italy.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox