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John Frederick PEARCE

Regimental number5404
Place of birthWandering Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressWagin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Pearce, Wagin, Western Australia
Enlistment date12 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 17 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 October 1925

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