Walter Henry PEAT

Regimental number3580
Place of birthWaterloo New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMarble polisher
Address13 Belmore Street, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, H Peat, 13 Belmore Street, Enmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burial'Y' Farm Military Cemetery (Row N, Grave No. 5), Bois-Grenier, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Rookwood Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales. Parents: Harry and Edith Adel PEAT (d. 24 August 1943; bu. Rookwood Cemetery), 13 Belmore Street, Enmore, New South Wales. Native of Sydney
Family/military connectionsBrother: 304 Pte Henry PEAT, 17th Bn, killed in action, 27 July 1916.