1879 Oct/Dec Born Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
1881 census at Hartshill, Stoke Upon Trent
1891 census at 39, Rope Street, Stoke Upon Trent, Penkhull
1897 Aug 23 Attested to 4th Battalion N Staffs Regt. A "guilder" by trade
1911 census A Married Colour Sergeant in North Stafford Regt in N W Frontier of India
1914 Jun Married Hilda Kate Cox in Litchfield, Staffs
1916 Lands in France
1917 Jun 27 Presumed date of Commission
1918 Feb 20. N Staff R — 2nd Lt R Beattie is seed for serv under the Col Office
1918 Dec 27. Promoted to Lt. - N. Staff. R.—R. Beattie.
1920 Aug 10 Joined ADRIC with service no 163. Posted Depot
1920 Sep 20. Promoted Platoon Commander
1920 Oct 27 Resigned from ADRIC at own request
1923 sails for Canada.
I need his service file to make any progress