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Peter Karin FOSTER

Regimental number2028
Place of birthDungowan, New South Wales
SchoolDungowan and Woolomin Public Schools, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer and Grazier
AddressEulella, Dungowan, via Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinBrother, Nicholas John Foster, Eulella, Dungowan, via Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A57 Malakuta on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Anzac Battalion, Imperial Camel Brigade
FateKilled in Action 9 January 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*given name first letter should be upper case P
Place of death or woundingRaffa, Egypt
Age at death34
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 433)
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Alice FOSTER

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