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1LT Edward McClure Peters Jr.

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1LT Edward McClure Peters Jr.

Birth
Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA
Death 11 Mar 1918 (aged 25)
Lorraine, France
Burial Thiaucourt-Regnieville, Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot Plot C Row 29 Grave 5
Memorial ID 56341672 View Source
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Lieutenant Peters has a cenotaph at his parents grave at Forest Hills Cemetery in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. On that stone it states:

First Lieutenant, 16th U.S. Infantry, commanding Second Company Machine Gun Battalion, First Brigade, First Division, American Expeditionary Force. Born on Christmas Day, 1892, killed in action at Seicheprey, in Lorraine, while trying to protect his men.



Inscription

1 LIEUT., 1 BRIG. M.G. BATT'N, 1 DIV.
NEW YORK, MARCH 11, 1918


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  • Maintained by: Jen Snoots
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56341672
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56341672/edward-mcclure-peters : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Edward McClure Peters Jr. (25 Dec 1892–11 Mar 1918), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56341672, citing Saint Mihiel American Cemetery and Memorial, Thiaucourt-Regnieville, Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Jen Snoots (contributor 4661415) .