Image from the Evening Star – 9th December 1941
Born: 6th October 1908, 1, Lochness Buildings, Haugh Road, Inverness, Invernesshire, Scotland.
Died: 2nd December 1941; age: 33; from a motor accident.
Residence: 325, Bramford Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 2925926.
Regiment: Royal Army Service Corps, West African Army Service Corps, Royal West African Frontier Force attached H.Q. 2 Group.
Father: Hugh Henderson, born April 1879, 6, Gordon Street, Forres, Moray, Scotland.
Mother: Catherine Henderson (nee McNeil), born November 1877, 18, Duff Street, Inverness, Invernesshire, Scotland.
In 1929, Colchester, Essex, Peter married Alfreda Lilian Curry, born July 1907, Colchester.
They had 2 sons.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939.
Peter’s wife and sons were living at their family home – 325, Bramford Road, Ipswich with Alfreda’s brother.
Alfreda, unpaid Domestic Duties.
Ray P. Henderson, born 1929, Colchester.
Hugh Harry Henderson, born October 1935, Colchester.
Victor Harry Curry, an Errand Boy – Grocers, born June 1921, Colchester.
1 other – Ernest Cole, a Lorry Driver – Engineering, born March 1918.
Peter is also remembered on the war memorial at the Town Hall, Ipswich.