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Ernest PEARSON

Regimental number3895
Place of birthLeeds England
ReligionTHRO
OccupationStoreman
AddressLaycock Street, Neutral Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMother, Mrs C E Pearson, Laycock Street, Neutral Bay, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialBoves West Communal Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
89
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Jacob and Charlotte PEARSON, 'Leeds', High Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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