Duncan Sinclair MATHESON

Regimental number7626
Place of birthMetcalfe, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
AddressMelbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, K Matheson, Metcalfe Kyneton, Victoria
Enlistment date27 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 August 1918
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 14/18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Kenneth and Christina MATHESON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal