Peter James LIGHTBODY

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LIGHTBODY, Peter James

Service Number: 1866
Enlisted: 19 January 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 42nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, 18 June 1889
Home Town: Toowoomba, Toowoomba, Queensland
Schooling: Harlaxton State School, Queensland, Australia
Occupation: Watchmaker
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 31 July 1917, aged 28 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: 42nd Infantry Battalion AIF Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), Toowoomba Roll of Honour WW1, Toowoomba St Stephen's Church WWI Memorial Tablet, Toowoomba St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church Roll of Honour, Toowoomba War Memorial (Mothers' Memorial)
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World War 1 Service

19 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private
16 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1866, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
16 Aug 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1866, 42nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Boorara, Brisbane

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