From Ballarat and District Industrial Heritage Project
Peter Beaton was a soldier who served with the A.I.F. in World War One.
Beaton was a farmer from Burrumbeet who enlisted on 15 September 1915, at the age of 26. He was a Private in the 1st Remounts, serial No. 326. He returned to Australia on 18 October 1916.
World War One service recognised on the Ballarat Avenue of Honour.
Listed on the Lake Burrumbeet State School Roll of Honour.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Ken James, 2007, Muddy Water: A history of Burrumbeet, pg. 134, Camberwell, Victoria
--Beth Kicinski 13:04, 17 June 2013 (EST)