|Place of birth||Huntingdon, England|
|Other training||Trained at Teacher's College, Hereford House, Sydney, New South Wales.|
|Age on arrival in Australia||18|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Locks Heath School, Tichfield, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs L Pearce, 127 St John's Road, Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Corporal|
|Unit name||30th Battalion, D Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/47/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||30th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Died at Haubourdin in German hands.|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Armentieres, France|
|Age at death||23.8|
|Age at death from cemetery records||23|
|Place of burial||Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery (Plot XVI, Row A, Grave No. 20), Souchez, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Mary Jane PEARCE; husband of Lillias J. PEARCE, Short Street, Corowa, New South Wales|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 9 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 11 December 1916.
Admitted to No 8 Field Ambulance, Serapeum, 13 January 1916 (palpitation); discharged, 15 January 1916.
Admitted to No 8 Field Ambulance Ferry Post, 5 April 1916 (vomiting); discharged and rejoined unit, 13 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 20 July 1916.
Died of wounds whilst Prisoner of War. Place of death, Reserve Feldlazarette, 8 Handoudin, France, 21 July 1916 (gun shot wound back and chest).
Note on B.103 from the Director of Graves, 12 April 1919, 'buried Haubourdin Com: Cem: German Ext: [2.25] mls S.W. of Lille'.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Wife's address subsequently 18 Jersey Street, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales (15 November 1917); then, Short Street, Corowa, New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, PEARCE Harold John
Red Cross file 2120206