15/09/1915- Completed Application for Enlistment & Medical Examination Busselton WA
02/10/1915- To 31 Depot Company WA as Private
16/10/1915- To ” A ” Company No 4 Depot Battalion WA
01/11/1915- To 8th Reinforcements 28th Battalion Blackboy Hill Camp WA
17/01/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Borda ” bound for Egypt
07/02/1916- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt to 7th Training Battalion Zeitoun Egypt
03/03/1916- Transferred to 51st Battalion Tel-el-Kebir Egypt
16/03/1916- Transferred to 4th Pioneer Battalion Egypt
04/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
11/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France
15/08/1916- Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wound to Leg )
20/08/1916- Rejoined 4th Pioneer Battalion France ex Wounded
06/09/1917- Admitted 12th Field Ambulance ( Tonsilitis )
17/09/1917- Rejoined Unit France ex Sickness
25/09/1917- Admitted 7th Australian Field Ambulance ( Stomatitis )
04/10/1917- Rejoined Unit France ex Sickness
10/11/1917- Admitted 3rd Canadian General Hospital Boulogne France ( Abscess ) ex 4th Australian Field Ambulance ex 58th Casualty Clearing Station
12/11/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Pavilion General Hospital Brighton England
07/01/1918- Granted Leave England
21/01/1918- To No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny England ex Hospital
21/02/1918- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill England
07/03/1918- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton ex Longbridge Deverill England
12/03/1918- Rejoined 4th Pioneer Battalion France ex Base Depot
03/05/1918- Wounded in Action France ( Bomb Splinters to Abdomen & Both Hands )
08/05/1918- Admitted 12th Casualty Clearing Station ex 13th Australian Field Ambulance
15/05/1918- Admitted 10th General Hospital France
21/05/1918- Discharged from Hospital to Base Depot Havre
05/06/1918- Rejoined Unit France ex Injuries
27/01/1919- To Australian General Base Depot Havre France
11/02/1919- To 3rd Training Battalion Convalescent Camp England ex France
13/04/1919- Embarked England aboard ” Commonwealth ” for Return to Australia
04/06/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA
27/07/1919- Discharged from Service ( Termination of Period of Enlistment ).


British War Medal – No. 7825

Victory Medal – No. 7794.



Father- PEARCE, Pte. John Absolom- 886- 44th Battalion

Brother- PEARCE, Pte. Arthur Ronald- 4106- 32nd Battalion.