William Pearson

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First name: William

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Last name: Pearson

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Private W. Pearson, a clerk of Leichhardt, NSW embarked from Sydney on HMAT A24 Benalla, 1 May 1916 and served as a stretcher bearer in the 9th Field Ambulance, 3rd Australian Division, 9th Brigade, A.I.F. Private on enlist, Lance Corporal on NR

The European War, ca. 1914-1918 / William Henry Dyson
All’s fair in love and war ...

Don’t know why, but I love this image ... Life goes on despite the weary body language of both the Aussie soldier and the European woman. Both seem sick and tired of their situations; but the eye contact still seems to be intense in the middle of all that mayhem. See pic.

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