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William Ernest PEARSON

Regimental number3616
Place of birthGrenfell New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressFrederick Street, Sans Souci, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinSister, Mrs Katherine Fletcher, Frederick Street, Sans Souci, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 5 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death28 August 1933

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