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Peter Reid David MATTHEWS

Regimental number3402
Date of birth1888
Place of birthNorth Sydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressNorth Nangeenan, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, B Matthews, North Nangeenan, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Other detailsDied some years after the war as a result of injuries received whilst on active service.

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