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David Lindsay PEARCE

Regimental number2646
Date of birth12 February 1895
Place of birthGordon, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressGordon, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Pearce, Gordon, South Australia
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 December 1966
Age at death70
Place of burialMelrose Cemetery, South Australia

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