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Henry Brier PEARSON

Regimental number660
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLetter carrier
AddressCarrington Road, Randwick, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Pearson, Poseidon Carrington Road, Randwick, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
83
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Louisa PEARSON, "Hillcrest", Hercules Street, Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Dunedin, New Zealand

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