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Peter John WILSON

Regimental number2277
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressFremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Wilson, Lindisfarne, Cannington, Western Australia
Enlistment date25 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 9 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialGodeweersvelde British Cemetery (Plot I, Row P, Grave No. 30), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Sarah and the late Peter John WILSON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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