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Archie Torres Heather PEARSON

Regimental number209
Place of birthThursday Island Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressAirdie, Gorman Street, Marrickvile, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs Kate Pearson, Airdrie, Gorman Street, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Courage and devotion to duty at Poz?eres.'
Recommendation date: "29 July 1916

Mention in Army Orders


'consistent god work at Poz?eres, Mt.Sorrell and Ypres Salient.'
Recommendation date: Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1919

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