In memory of

Private

William James Beetham

who died on 10 Oct 1918

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Service details
  Conflict WWI
  Service Army
  Unit 27th Battalion, Manitoba Regiment
  Rank Private
  Service number 2379688
  Date of death 19181010
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  2379688 Private (27th Battalion, Manitoba Regiment) William James Beetham (b.1883) of Paddockwood was KIA 19181010 at Thun-Saint-Martin and is buried at Niagara cemetery, Iwuy northeast of Cambrai, Nord, France. He was the son of John Abraham and Julia Beetham of Northallerton, North Yorkshire, England. William homesteaded SW20-52-24-W2 east of Paddockwood but was working at Winnipeg, Manitoba, when he was drafted there early in 1918.
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  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 520 - Paddockwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Niagara cemetery, Iwuy, Nord, France    

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  Honour roll location(s) Paddockwood
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Personal information
  Date of birth 18830916
  Place of birth Northallerton, North Yorkshire, England    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19180111
  Place of enlistment Winnipeg, Manitoba    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Paddockwood    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation homestead farmer
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