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William Perry PEARCE

Regimental number1420
Place of birthClunes Victoria
Other NamesWilliam Henry
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSister, Mary Elizabeth Pearce, Clunes, Victoria
Enlistment date12 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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