43 Bomb Disposal Section
Died on the 8th January 1944. Aged 24
Buried at Salerno War Cemetery
Grave III. D. 46
Sapper W. Pearn died whilst dealing with a 500lb British bomb fitted with a type 37 pistol. Sapper’s F.G. Biddle, P. Carney Sergeant H. Evans BEM, Corporal J.A. Johnston, Sapper G.W. Rice and Lieutenant B.M.M. Sinclair also died at this incident.
View of Salerno Cemetery