Edward Joseph Pearson
Merchant Navy. British
|Born || 1886||Newcastle-on-Tyne|
|Died ||4 Sep 1940||(54)|
Roster information listed for Edward Joseph Pearson
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Severn Leigh||Steam merchant||Second Engineer Officer||23 Aug 1940 (+)||U-37 (1)|
Personal informationSon of Edward Green and Lucy Pearson, of Newcastle-on-Tyne; husband of Eleanor Pearson, of Newcastle-on-Tyne. He died of wounds in a lifeboat after the sinking of Severn Leigh and was buried in the Ardroil Cemetery, Uig, Isle of Lewis.