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Regimental number4887
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressPetrie Terrace, Queensland
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 6.5"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinBrother, George Stewart, 43 Pratten Street, Petrie Terrace, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed for 9 months in the Light Horse, Queensland; left of own accord.
Enlistment date29 September 1916
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateDischarged on grounds of desertion 21 July 1920
Discharge date21 July 1920
Other details

War service: England

Embarked Sydney, 7 February 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 11 April 1917.

Absent without leave, 28 August 1917.

Court of Enquiry, 24 September 1917, declared him to be illegally absent.

Discharged from the AIF on grounds of desertion, 21 July 1920.

Medals: automatically forfeited entitlement.
SourcesNAA: B2455, STEWART Peter Leo

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