PEARSON Kenneth Herbert
Regiment : 1st/28th Battalion London Regiment (Artists' Rifles)
Service number : 766615
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 30th August 1918 aged 19
Buried : Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, France Grave VI. B. 34.
Relatives : Only son of Herbert Andrew and Kate Elizabeth Pearson, of Redditch, Worcestershire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Redditch St Stephen's Church. Worcesters Royal Grammar School.
Kenneth attended Worcester Royal Grammar School from 1913 to 1914. He was wounded on 27th August 1918 during the retreat from Thilloy and died from his wounds three days later.
Source for additional information: In Dedication to a Future World By Mark Rogers, 1999.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral under the Redditch casualty list.