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Peter Thomas BLACK

Regimental number6
Place of birthInverness, Scotland
Other NamesThomas Peter
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMechanical engineer
AddressWilliam Street, Fairfield, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Height5' 9"
Weight149 lbs
Next of kinMrs T. P. Black, c/o M. McLeod, William Street, Fairfield, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in ? Horse in South Africa
Enlistment date6 October 1914
Place of enlistmentMarrickville, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentArmourer Sergeant
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 11 March 1916
Discharge date13 August 1916
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

SourcesNAA: B2455, BLACK Peter Thomas

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