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Army Number: NX47566Image not available
Surname: PEARCE
First Names: Thomas Francis
Known as: Tom
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mr. James Edward PEARCE
Date of Birth: 29/7/1917
Place of Birth: Lismore, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 30/8/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Rappville, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Newcastle, NSW
Date taken on strength: 12/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 4th Infantry Training Battalion, Tamworth, NSW (6th Infantry Training Brigade)
Company: HQ
Platoon: Tpt.
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties:
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 15/1/1942
Cemetery: Singapore Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Column 132
Memorial: Rappville, NSW
Information: Admitted CDS, Bathurst (Mumps) on 6/7/1941; appointed Specialist Group III (Driver Mechanic) on 23/7/1941; killed in action in vicinity of 61 mile peg, 50 yards east of Bn. HQ; KiA Gemas when driving out "C" Company truck, on 15/1/1942, truck taken over by Phil Schofield
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