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Walter John MATSON

Regimental number2455
Place of birthSemaphore South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPort Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFriend, Mrs L M Haines, St Vincent Street, Port Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death13 September 1967

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