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William Latimer PETERS

Regimental number3872
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationHorse-breaker
AddressGatton, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Jane Caroline Peters, Gatton, Queensland
Previous military service13th ALH
Enlistment date26 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Pldot XVI, Row C, Grave No. 2), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William James and Susan PETERS; husband of Jane C. PETERS, Eagle Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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