Walter Peter AITKEN

Regimental number42455
Next of kinWife, Mrs G B Aitken, 10 Ann Street, Roslyn, Dunedin
Rank on embarkationPrivate
Unit nameNew Zealand Expeditionary Force, 23rd Reinforcements, Otago Infantry Regiment, D Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT Ruapehu on 14 March 1917
Final rankPrivate
Final unit3rd Battalion, Otago Infantry Regiment
FateKilled in Action 14 August 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialMotor Car Corner Cemetery (Row B, Grave No 22), Belgium
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Isabella Aitken; Wife:Gladys Aitken, 22 Brighton Street, Roslyn, Dunedin
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNominal Roll Vol. 3: Roll 57, p. 13