William Frederick HOLTER

Birthplace
Toowoomba
Resided
Longreach
Occupation
Plumber
Enlisted
14-October-1916
Place
Longreach
Age
24
Status
Single
Service No
6787
Rank
Private
Unit
15th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcements
Embarked
17-November-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
26 September 1917
Place
Belgium
Cemetery or Memorial
Ypres Reservoir North British Cemetery, Belgium
Notes

Name on ROH: W.F. HALTER

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial.

 

William Holter joined his unit in France in June 1917. In September he was reported missing in action in Belgium. Eight months later a Court of Enquiry concluded he had been killed on 29 September. In 1921 his remains were located and reinterred at Ypres Reservoir North British Cemetery.