Peter Fitzjohn

Name

Peter Fitzjohn

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

05/10/1918
39

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Gunner
800892
Royal Field Artillery
'Y' Section. 74th Trench Mortar Battery

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

PERONNE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
V.L.9.
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Walkern War Memorial
Not on the Baldock memorials
Not on the Hertford memorials

Pre War

Peter was the son of Peter & Harriett Fitzjohn of Baldock and the husband of Minnie Fitzjohn of Bransmead Villas, Walkern.

Wartime Service

He was killed whilst working at an ammunition dump when a Mine exploded, and a piece of shrapnel hit him in the head. Peter is buried at the Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, St.Radegonde, France.

Additional Information

www.stevenageatwar.com

Acknowledgments

Adrian Pitts, Paul Johnson