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Biographical entry Peirce, Sidney Ernest (1890 - 1915)

MC

Born
23 December 1890
Died
27 December 1915
France
Occupation
Student and Soldier

Summary

Sidney Ernest Peirce was a young scientist who died at age 25 from war wounds while serving as a Light Infantryman in World War One. During his short scientific career he authored at least two scientific articles.

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Events

1913
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Sydney
1913 - 1914
Education - 1851 Exhibition Scholar at the University of Leeds, UK
1914 - 1915
Career position - Lieutenant in the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
1915
Award - Military Cross (MC) received

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Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.