Charles Pearce papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Army publication giving currency and weight conversions and Hindustani translations (nd); Press cutting 'Territorial's Voyage to India' by Charles Pearce (nd); Typescript recollections 'Torpedoed in the Mediterranean' relating to his brother Sergeant (later Major) James Pearce's experience on the SS Aragon (nd); Concert programme (nd); Approval for leave (June 1918); Temporary identity certificate (nd); Diary notebook (nd); Photograph album (nd); 21 photographs and postcards (1913-1917, nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Pearce was a Sergeant, 1/4th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, serving at Bareilly in India and also at Aden.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Patricia Pearce (widow). See Research Correspondence File.


In English.

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