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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Pearson

In memory of:

Private John Pearson

September 28, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

81696

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)

Division:

8th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

July 24, 1890
Seattle, England

Enlistment:

December 23, 1914
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Son of Daniel and Mary Eleanor Pearson, of Cartmel Fell, Grange-over-Sands, England.

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

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

V. B. 16.

Location:

Puchevillers is a village about 19 kilometres north-east of Amiens. The PUCHEVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY is a little west of the village. The first Commonwealth War Graves Commission signpost is situated by the church in the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of John Pearson– Private John Pearson.  His family farmed at Seatle in the Cartmel Valley in the English Lake District.  He is commemorated on the local War Memorial at St. Peter's Church, Field Broughton.  John had a homestead at Magnet, Manitoba.

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