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Nottingham
He was the son of Mr and Mrs Arthur Pearson of Lynncroft Eastwood Nottinghamshire. He was married and lived at Cross Street Hill Top Eastwood. His younger brother Edwin was killed 11/10/1918 serving with 2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters.
He worked as a miner at High Park Colliery. He was a talented footballer who had played for the Eastwood Rangers and Shipley Boat clubs.
01 Jul 1916
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Sergeant
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He joined early in the war initially with the King's Royal Rifle Corps. He was promoted corporal after five weeks and went to France in August 1915 and became a sewrgeant shortly afterwards.
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