Norman Gilbert PELTON

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PELTON, Norman Gilbert

Service Numbers: Not yet discovered
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Captain
Last Unit: 58th Infantry Battalion
Born: Riverton, South Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Footscray, Maribyrnong, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Teacher
Died: Killed In Action, France, 12 May 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Vraucourt Copse Cemetery, Vaulx-Vraucourt
Plot II, Row A, Grave 11 Headstone Inscription "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Beechworth Lodge of St. John WWI Honour Roll, Kaniva Sandsmere State School No 2127 Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

27 Oct 1915: Involvement 24th Infantry Battalion
27 Oct 1915: Embarked 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
12 May 1917: Involvement Captain, 58th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Daryl Jones

Son of Alfred Francis and Priscilla PELTON, of 23 Stephen Street, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia. Born in South Australia.