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Charles William PETERS

Regimental number1177
Place of birthEarlswood, Surrey, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinR E Peters, Hollis Road, Red Hill Surrey, England
Enlistment date15 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1168
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row II,Grave No. 18A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
54
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Ernest PETERS; husband of V.L. PETERS, 26 Queen's Road, Upper Norwood, London, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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