L/Cpl John Edward Lawrence George Beattie - 2nd Hampshire Regt

1897 Apr/Jun Born Plymouth

1901 Census

1911 census at 108 Salisbury Road, Plymouth

1921 Feb 28. Shot in Cork. He appears to have been shot in Infirmary Road, near the old Blind Asylum, now a hospital. A soldier at the inquest said he heard 5 shots in Infirmary Road. When the firing ceased he and a friend found Beattie's body in the middle of the pavement, with a bullet wound in the region of the heart.


Buried Plymouth

28 Feb 1921 Shootings in Cork