The AIF Project

Arthur Leslie MATTHEWS

Regimental number3139
Place of birthDerby England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPlasterer
Address167 Charles Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Matthews, 167 Charles Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 December 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 1
Date: 2 January 1919

Date of death29 April 1974
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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