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Charles John William Peacock

In memory of:

Private Charles John William Peacock

September 4, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

132428

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

13th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

August 18, 1895
Montreal, Québec

Enlistment:

September 13, 1915
Montreal, Québec

Son of Mary Peacock of Montreal, Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 146 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

XVI. A. 18.

Location:

The AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCES (A.I.F) BURIAL GROUND is 2 kilometres north of the village of Flers, in the Department of the Somme. Travel south-west of Bapaume on the D929 in the direction of Albert for 6 kilometres to the village of Le Sars. Turn left eastwards on the D11 in the direction of Geudecourt for 3.5 kilometres to the D74/D197 junction. Continue along the D74 in the direction of Geudecourt for 500 metres when a CWGC signpost will be seen indicating the A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND along a track to the right.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Charles Peacock– Photo taken from "A Short History and Photographic Record of the 73rd Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, Royal Highlanders of Canada".  Page 16.  ¿A¿ COMPANY No 3 Platoon
  • Attestation Papers– Attestation Papers
(Source Library and Archives Canada.  Soldiers of the First World War).
  • Attestation Papers (Reverse)

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