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Collison Clapham PEARSON

Regimental number1770
Date of birth--/01/1891
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPhotographer
AddressKia Ora, Brockman Road, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothy Jessie Pearson, Kia Ora, Brockman Road, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 July 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Promotions

QMR & HON LT


Unit: INF53
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1919
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, PEARSON Collison Clapham

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