Christopher Robert Beales1

#69340, b. September 1921, d. 2 June 1943

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegSeptember 1921Christopher Robert Beales1
Death2 June 1943Christopher Robert Beales2

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Christopher's birth was registered in the quarter ended in September 1921 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.1
  • Death: Christopher died on 2 June 1943 in Burma, He was a POW who died from Cholera. According to the USA army, he was cremated (Aged 21 years and 9 months, worked back from recorded birth date).2

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Christopher was a butcher.3

Locus Operandi

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Possilby KIA whilst in the Royal Norfolk Regiment.

Citations

  1. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      CHRISTOPHER R
    Last name      BEALES
    Birth year      1921
    Birth quarter      3
    Registration month      -
    Mother's last name      DEBBAGE
    District      YARMOUTH
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Volume      4B
    Page      4
    Record set      England & Wales births 1837-2006
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Births & baptisms
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  2. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      Christopher
    Last name      Beales
    Year      -
    Death year      1943
    Service number      5774887
    Rank      Private
    Regiment      -
    Ship or corps      Norfolks
    Prison camp or ship      -
    Country of imprisonment      -
    Conflict      World War 2
    Archive reference      WO 361/1625
    Document details      Borneo and Malaya; lists and copies of death records; received from Headquarters, United States Army Forces, Western Pacific
    Record set      Prisoners of War 1715-1945
    Category      Armed forces & conflict
    Subcategory      Regimental & service records
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  3. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      Christopher
    Last name      Beales
    Year      1942
    Birth year      1921
    Nationality      British
    Residence      Norfolk
    Residence country      England
    Rank      Private
    Regiment      -
    Prison camp or ship      Malaya PoW camp
    Country of imprisonment      Malaya
    Conflict      World War 2
    Archive reference      WO 345/4
    Document details      War Office: Japanese Index Cards of Allied Prisoners of War and Internees, Second World War, 1942-1945
    Record set      Prisoners of War 1715-1945
    Category      Armed forces & conflict
    Subcategory      Regimental & service records
    Collections from      United Kingdom.