Leading Stoker John William Pearson

Royal Navy, HMS Invincible

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 30)

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Record:
PEARSON, JOHN WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Robert and Ellen Pearson, of York; husband of Kathleen Nellie Pearson, of 8, Goodwood Place, Marmion Rd., Southsea.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
17.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Pearson, John William
Memorial:
St Edward the Confessor Kingstone WW1 (WMR 69768)
Location:
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, John William
Memorial:
Greenhead Church Tablet (WMR 70333)
Location:
Greenhead, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Pearson, John William
Memorial:
Knarsdale (WMR 34203)
Location:
Knarsdale, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Pearson, John William
Memorial:
Greenhead (WMR 33940)
Location:
Greenhead, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Pearson, John William
Memorial:
Silk Willoughby (WMR 54160)
Location:
Silk Willoughby, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, John W
Memorial:
St Johns Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 30753)
Location:
Newton On Rawcliffe, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, John W
Memorial:
St Johns Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 30754)
Location:
Newton On Rawcliffe, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, John W
Memorial:
Willington Working Men's Club (LOST) (WMR 71468)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Pearson, John W
Memorial:
Chopwell - Chancel Screen And Window WW1 (WMR 42093)
Location:
Chopwell, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Pearson, J W
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Church - WW1 Board (WMR 34471)
Location:
Percy Main, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Pearson, J W
Memorial:
Men Of Rastrick (WMR 2747)
Location:
Rastrick, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, J W
Memorial:
Brindle WW1 (WMR 591)
Location:
Brindle, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Pearson, J W
Memorial:
Brighouse (WMR 2738)
Location:
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Pearson, J W
Memorial:
Milnrow (WMR 13073)
Location:
New Hey, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Pearson, J W
Memorial:
St Marys Church - Cross WW1 (WMR 17844)
Location:
South Shields, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Pearson, J W
Memorial:
Haltwhistle and District -Cross (WMR 33967)
Location:
Haltwhistle, Northumberland

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Name:
Private Pearson
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 79)
Name:
Company Sergeant Major Pearson
Context:
award
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 105)