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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

George Clough Pearson

In memory of:

Private George Clough Pearson

September 25, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

701171

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

16th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 5, 1888
Newcastle on Tyne, United Kingdom

Enlistment:

February 21, 1916
Winnipeg, Manitoba

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

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

X. E. 8.

Location:

Courcelette is a village some 10 kilometres north-east of the town of Albert, just off the D929 road to Bapaume. The Courcelette British Cemetery is approximately 1 kilometre west of the village on the south side of a track, suitable for cars, from the secondary road from Courcelette to Pozieres. The route is signposted in the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Photo of George Clough Pearson
  • Group Photo– 101st Bn, A Company, 3rd Platoon
  • Newspaper clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune during World War One. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me.

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