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John William Douglas PEARCE

Regimental number3401
Place of birthMount Hope, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLinesman
Address42 Dawley Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs E J M Pearce, Mona Vale, Tamarama Street, Bondi, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Rollamd Train
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Alfred and Louisa PEARCE. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Meal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 May 1936
Age at death45
Place of burialDied at Mortdale, New South Wales

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