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Claude William Bruce PEGLER

Regimental number2470
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationHead shunter
Address16 Simpson Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Janet Pegler, 16 Simpson Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 20 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2470A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records30
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Charles and Janet PEGLER, 16 Simpson Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2468 Pte Charles Thomas PEGLER, 51st Bn, returned to Australia, 5 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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