Ernest Meal Pearson (c.1890-1918)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

PEARSON, ERNEST MEAL. Private. No 36765. 11th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment. Formerly No 29385 Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Huddersfield. Son of James Edward and Ada Pearson, 104 Leymoor Road, Golcar. Reported missing, presumed killed, 24.3.1918, aged 27 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Golcar Baptist Church; Longwood War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission