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Thomas William PEARSON

Regimental number3264
Place of birthBurroway New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressPaddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinSister, Mrs Jane Main, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 August 1917
Place of burialDerry House Cemetery No. 2 (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 5), Wytschaete, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
144
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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