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John Leonard PETERSEN

Regimental number7176
Place of birthOland Sweden
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressChurch Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Miss A Petersen, New York, USA
Enlistment date18 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 19 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 August 1918
Place of burialHebecourt British Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
86
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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