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Stanley Frederick John PETERSON

Regimental number6825
Place of birthPort Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWire drawer
AddressPort Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Caroline Peterson, 145 Pickle Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date5 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialFranvillers Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
92
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Caroline PETERSON, 145 Pickles Road, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Family/military connectionsUncle: 1942 Pte Charles BRIGHT, 38th Bn, killed in action, 7-9 June 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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