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Regimental number3613
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBusselton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, John Pearce, Quindalup, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Family/military connectionsFather: 886 Pte John Absolom PEARCE, 44th Bn, returned to Australia, 27 August 1917; Brother: 4106 Pte Arthur Ronald PEARCE, 32nd Bn, returned to Australia, 20 December 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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