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Henry Christian PEARCE

Regimental number1
Date of birth17 August 1872
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressChurch Street, St Peters, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinEdward Pearce, Cooma Street, Yass, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentRegimental Quartermaster Sergeant (Warrant Officer)
Unit name4th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
Promotions

Lieutenant


Unit: INF4
Promotion date: 1 May 1915

Captain


Unit: INF56
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


Recommendation date: 14 August 1915

FateReturned to Australia 9 October 1918

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