Peter Mostert papers 1943-1945
Peter V. Mostert was born on February 8, 1909. On September 25, 1943, he married Eugenia Arnold ("Jeannie") (b. October 28, 1909), and they settled in Palatka, Florida. Mostert enlisted in the United States Army after the country's entry into World War II. He served with the 901st Ordnance Heavy Automotive Maintenance Company at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, until being sent overseas in mid-1944. He served in North Africa, Italy, and France during and after the war. In 1944, he became a corporal. Peter Mostert died on July 20, 2001, and Jeannie Mostert died on May 28, 2009.