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  • Photograph was published on 18th October 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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His father was Joseph Pearson, 86 Wicklow Street, Old Basford. In the 1911 census he is shown living at 86 Wicklow Street, Basford , he is shown as being 56 yrs a widow born in 1855 at Nottingham and is a coal carter, he is living with his son James Burrows 18 yrs born 1893 in Nottingham he is also a coal carter. At the time of his death James Burrows was living at 398 Nottingham Road, Old Basford, Nottingham
09 Aug 1915
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604273 - CWGC Website
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Private
3rd Bn Australian Infantry (AIF)
Private James Burrows Pearson, 3rd Battalion Australian Imperial Force, enlisted on 8th January 1915 at Liverpool, New South Wales. After serving as a baker's apprentice he cited his job as bushman. Taken on strength of the battalion 31st May 1915. He was killed in action between 7th-12th August 1915. He is commemorated on a special memorial at Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac. Above information is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Photograph was published on 18th October 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    James Burrows Pearson - Photograph was published on 18th October 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918