Service Number: 3/400608

Rank: Private

Unit: 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment

Service: Australian Army

Conflict: Korea, 1950-1953

Date of death: 14 January 1953

Place of death: Korea

Cause of death: Presumed

Place of association: Maidstone VIC

Cemetery or memorial details: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea

Notes: Private White's body was never recovered and is therefore regarded as missing, presumed killed in action.

Source: AWM149 Roll of Honour cards, Korea

Location on the Roll of Honour

Peter White's name is located at panel 2 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

Map of Commemorative area showing which panel Peter White's name is located

Roll of Honour circular

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Roll of Honour Certificate

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