Private William Henry Pearce

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Thursday 3 May 1917

Connected records

Record:
PEARCE, WILLIAM HENRY
Additional information:
Cemetery:
VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Pearce, William Henry
Memorial:
Location:
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Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
St Pauls Parishioners WW1 (WMR 47397)
Location:
Goodmayes, Greater London
Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
Redruth War Memorial (WMR 9228)
Location:
Redruth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
British Thomson Houston Co Ltd (WMR 19466)
Location:
Rugby, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Church WW1 (WMR 12738)
Location:
Penge, Greater London
Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
Ilford War Memorial Hall (WMR 58236)
Location:
Newbury Park, Greater London
Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
Warminster (WMR 24355)
Location:
Warminster, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
Kingswood (WMR 46273)
Location:
Kingswood, Avon
Name recorded:
Pearce, W H
Memorial:
Men of HMT Minesweepers and Fishermen - WW1 (WMR 51897)
Location:
Grimsby, Lincolnshire
Record identifier:
People (P10473765)
Name recorded:
Private William Henry John Pearce 2472
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
28 August 1916
Record identifier:
People (P10472233)
Name recorded:
Private William Henry Leslie Pearce 4198
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
8 March 1916
Record identifier:
People (P10926768)
Name recorded:
Gunner William Henry Pearce 15796
Unit:
14th Australian Field Ambulance
Date of enlistment:
15 January 1916
Date returned to Australia:
7 February 1919
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2390506)
Name recorded:
Gunner Pearce, William Henry 15796
Unit:
14th Australian Field Ambulance
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1868958)
Name recorded:
Private Pearce, William Henry Leslie 4198
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1870490)
Name recorded:
Private Pearce, William Henry John 2472
Unit:
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1497624)
Name recorded:
Lance Corporal Pearce, William Henry Leslie 4198A
Unit:
17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10411000)
Name recorded:
Private William John Henry Pearce 2183
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
16 June 1915
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1807725)
Name recorded:
Private Pearce, William John Henry 2183
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10453422)
Name recorded:
Private Henry William Pearce 2287
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
30 September 1915
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Name:
Private W Pearce
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 803)
Name:
Private J Pearce
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 186)