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Edwin PEARSON

Regimental number741
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressMaribyrnong Barracks, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs Brigden, Southend-on-Sea, Westcliff, England
Enlistment date15 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1915
Date of death7 December 1966
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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