Charles Petersen


AWM memorial panel 89

Born 1885

Place Abo (Turku), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Lutheran

Mother Elsie Petersen

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Bankstown, NSW

Occupation Labourer

Service
service number 4508
enlisted 8.11.1915
POE Sydney
unit 19th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1918
casualties WIA 1916
final fate KIA 14.01.1918
cemetery 68 Lancashire Cottage Cemetery Ploegsteert, Belgium

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Materials

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Roll of Honour (AWM)

Photograph of grave in Belgium taken in 1918 E01657 (AWM)

Blog article

Russian

English