|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Manchester, England|
|Address||Crescent Road, Birkenhead, Auckland|
|Next of kin||Father, George Beswick, c/o Mrs Livingstone, 56 Maskell Street, Manchester, England|
|Previous military service||Served for 12 years in the Royal Marines.|
|Place of enlistment||Auckland|
|Rank on embarkation||Corporal|
|Unit name||New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Main Body, Auckland Infantry Battalion|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Wellington on
|The Auckland Infantry Battalion in the Main Body left New Zealand on board two ships, HMNZT 8 ('Star of India') and HMNZT 12 ('Waimana'). It is not possible from the Nominal Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.|
|Final unit||Auckland Infantry Battalion|
|Fate||Commenced return to New Zealand
Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board HT 'Tahiti', 7 August 1915; discharged (permanently unfit), 9 October 1915.
Re-enlisted, Auckland, 21 July 1917.
Re-embarked, 9 May 1918.
War service: Western Front
Wounded in action , 4 November 1918 (shell wound, right thigh).
Commenced return to New Zealand on board HT 'Tananui', 18 March 1919,Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Nominal Roll Vol. 1: Auckland Infantry Batln/Main Body|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||55|
|Sources||Archives New Zealand (Wellington), Agency AABK, Series 1880, File 22275868|