PEARSE, Edward Henry Fortescue
(Service number 51436)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||12 April 1893||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment||Gleniti, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs J. PEARSE (mother), Gleniti, Timaru|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||24 December 1960||Age||67 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, row 55, Plot 1007|
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Edward Henry Fortescue was the son of Edward Henry and Jessie (née Gould) Pearse. He married Aura Evelyn Riddle, in 1920 at Chalmers Church, Timaru.
Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [03 October 2017]
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