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Robert Henry MATTHEWS

Regimental number2723
Place of birthLaura South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
AddressRosebank, Lismore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, R Matthews, Rosebank, Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919

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