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John William MATTHEWS

Regimental number3325
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationContractor
AddressModewarre, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ethel May Matthews, Fyansford via Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date25 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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