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7902996   Lance Corporal Patrick Pearson
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 15/03/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: Royal Tank Regiment, R.A.C. (British Army)
Died: 07/10/1940 (Unknown)
Age: 40
Patrick Pearson was the son of Patrick and Mary Pearson (nee Heatherington). He was born about 1900. He became the husband of Brigid Pearson of Ballygawley. Lance Corporal Patrick Pearson was serving with the 48th Royal Tank Regiment, part of the Royal Armoured Corps when he died on 7th October 1940. Lance Corporal Patrick Pearson is buried in Garvaghey Roman Catholic Churchyard, near Ballygawley.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Garvaghey Roman Catholic Churchyard
  Ballygawley, Tyrone, 6
Grave Ref: none
CWGC Casualty 2835115
Patrick Pearson is the only Commonwealth burial in this cemetery.
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Ballygawley War Dead Book 72
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1 Photo of L/Corporal Patrick Pearson's gravestone
2 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Lance Corporal Patrick Pearson's gravestone can be purchased here
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2023