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Overington Edwin MATTHEWS

Regimental number63
Other NamesEdwin Overington
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTinsmith
Address59 Magill Road, Stepney, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Colin Cook Matthews, 59 Magill Road, Stepney, South Australia
Enlistment date8 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board TRANSPORT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 August 1915

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