Pearse E.G

Enos Garfield Pearse

Service Record

Regimental number- 6584

Religion- Methodist

Occupation- Farmer

Address- Lillydale, Yerong Creek, New South Wales

Marital status- Married

Age at embarkation- 29

Next of kin -Wife, Mrs L M Pearse, Fairview, Coonong Siding, New South Wales

Enlistment date- 24 May 1916

Rank on enlistment- Private

Unit name -13th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement

AWM Embarkation Roll number- 23/30/4

Embarkation details- Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916

Rank from Nominal Roll- Private

Unit from Nominal Roll- 13th Battalion

Fate- Returned to Australia 2 March 1919

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This photos are the official record of Enos Garfield Pearse and are courtesy of

HMAT A40 Ceramic

This is a photo of the HMAT A40 Ceramic which Enos embarked on, on the 7th of October 1916 from Sydney.
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Ernos's "Missing" notice

He became a prisoner of war according to a postcard sent by a man dated 27/4/1917. Later there was a postcard sent by his brother in law from a hospital in France dated 29/5/1917 stating 'wounded but doing well'.

Authors- Jessica Galvin and Rosie Yates

Yerong Creek Public School

This site is a project with the Yerong Creek community in commemoration of the centary of the Gallipoli campaign on April 15 1915.