Rank: Captain

Unit: Royal Australian Corps of Transport

Service: Australian Army

Conflict: Middle East, 1948 - (United Nations Truce Supervision Organization - UNTSO; Operation Paladin)

Date of death: 12 January 1988

Place of death: Lebanon

Cause of death: Killed by landmine

Source: AWM file

Location on the Roll of Honour

Peter James McCarthy's name is located at panel 1 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 James McCarthy's name is located

Personal Service Records

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Roll of Honour Certificate

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