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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Charles Rapley Pearce

In memory of:

Gunner Charles Rapley Pearce

August 24, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

23042

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Flying Corps

Division:

71st Sqdn.

Additional Information


Born:

March 28, 1895

Commemorated on Page 146 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ARRAS FLYING SERVICES MEMORIAL
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

The Arras Flying Services Memorial is in the Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, which is in the Boulevard du General de Gaulle in the western part of the town of Arras, near the Citadel, approximately 2 kilometres due west of the railway station.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper Clipping– From the Toronto Star for 21 February 1917.
  • Memorial– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Photo of CHARLES RAPLEY PEARCE– Photo from the National Memorial Album of Canadian Heroes c.1919. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.
  • Memorial– Arras Flying Services Memorial … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Inscription– Arras Flying Services Memorial … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens

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