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Arthur Albert PEARSON

Regimental number325
Place of birthLeighton Buzzard England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Address12 Dudley Street, Leighton Bizzard, Bedfordshire, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs W Pearson, 12 Dudley Street, Leighton Bizzard, Bedfordshire, England
Enlistment date23 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 17 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 7 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 38), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
8
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Emma PEARSON, 12 Dudley Street, Leighton Buzzard, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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