Chief Engineer Matthew Pearson

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 11 December 1917 (aged 51)

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Record:
PEARSON, MATTHEW
Additional information:
Son of Matthew and Martha Pearson; husband of Margaret Pearson (nee Lambert), of "Kingscote," King George Rd., Harton, South Shields. Born at South Shields.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Pearson, Matthew
Memorial:
Eighton Banks Primitive Methodist Church (WMR 48152)
Location:
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Pearson, M
Memorial:
British Thomson Houston Co Ltd (WMR 19466)
Location:
Rugby, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, M
Memorial:
Chesham (WMR 1945)
Location:
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, M
Memorial:
Port Sunlight And Lever Brothers Ltd Employees (WMR 1278)
Location:
Port Sunlight, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Pearson, M
Memorial:
Prudential Assurance Company - WW1 (WMR 2097)
Location:
Holborn, Greater London

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Name:
Captain Pearson
Context:
other
Date:
9 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 130)
Name:
Captain Pearson
Context:
other
Date:
10 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 130)
Name:
Captain Pearson
Context:
combat
Date:
11 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 131)
Name:
Captain Pearson
Context:
other
Date:
13 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 131)
Name:
Captain Pearson
Context:
other
Date:
15 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 131)
Name:
Lieutenant T R Pearson
Context:
departed_training
Date:
7 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Royal Horse Guards (page 16)
Name:
Lieutenant T R Pearson
Context:
departed_training
Date:
7 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Royal Horse Guards (page 15)