Captain William Russell De La Poer Beresford

Service number 142
Birth Date 1893-10-31
Birth Place Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Death Date 1938-09-13
Death Place Australia: South Australia
Final Rank Captain
Service Australian Imperial Force
  • 50th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 50th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1918-09-16
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-02-04



Date of birth 31 October 1893
Date of enlistment 19 August 1914
Date of embarkation 20 October 1914
Date of recommendation honour or award 19 August 1916
Date of recommendation honour or award 05 May 1918
Date returned to Australia 26 September 1918
Date of death 13 September 1938