Emerson Albert Pearce Image

Name

Corporal Emerson Albert Pearce

Born

1893-08-12

From

Occupation

Telegraph Operator

Religion

Methodist

Death

1917-10-26

Where Died

Passchendaele, Belgium

Killed

Killed in Action

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Service Record 1


Regimental Number

201877

Highest Rank

Corporal

Conflict

Battalion

Enlisted

Toronto, ON

Enlistment Date

1915-11-05



Artefacts, Photographs & Resources

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Notes

Fought at Vimy Ridge.




Sources & Links

McLeod, Norman. “The History of the County of Bruce 1907-1968”, vol 2, Bruce County Historical Society, 1969. Print.
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Remembrance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



News Clippings


The Paisley Advocate, June 20, 1917
The Paisley Advocate, June 20, 1917
Emerson Pearce, courtesy of RCL #295
Emerson Pearce, courtesy of RCL #295
Emerson Pearce display, courtesy of RCL #295
Emerson Pearce display, courtesy of RCL #295
Paisley Advocate, Nov. 28, 1917
Paisley Advocate, Nov. 28, 1917
Paisley Advocate, Jan. 2, 1918
Paisley Advocate, Jan. 2, 1918

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