Madgin James Pearson 2/Lt 102096
Name Madgin James Pearson
Army number 102096
Decorations British War Medal, Victory Medal.
Date of birth 1888, Tynemouth. Birth registered in the first quarter of 1888.
Unit Durham Light Infantry - Commissioned as 2/Lt 5th Battalion DLI 10/6/1915, Entered France 17/6/1916. Trf Labour Corps 8/2/1917, Relinquished Commission as Hon Captain. Re-enlisted South Middlesex Signal Company Royal Engineers as L/Cpl, attached to Labour Corps. National Defence Company - Emergency Commission as 2/Lt 25/9/1939, Trf Durham Light Infantry September 1940, Relinquished Commission 15/8/1941.
Company/Battery 41st National Defence Company
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade 25/9/1939
Promotions W/S Lt 25/9/1939
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action Death registered December 1968, Darlington.
Home address 5, Alma Place, North Shields.