Peter Hall was born in Coventry.
Peter was called up in 1951 for National Service, and joined the 135/41 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery. He served in Egypt from 4 April 1952 to 27th December 1953. He was ranked as a Gunner in Oswestry. His last held rank therein was as Bombardier.
From 1953 to 1957 Peter was enlisted in the REME TA and from 1957 to 1961 was part of the 44 Ind Para Brigade workshops.
In 'Civvy Street' Peter apprenticed as a Litho Artist. He worked for British Transfer, designing and drawing for the printing trade. Eventually, he worked as a Technical Illustrator / Airbrush Artist for Rolls Royce in Ansty.
Peter married Josephine and became the father of three children; two boys and one girl. He loved gardening, art and history.