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Reuben John MATTHEWS

Regimental number596
Place of birthBarraba New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBush worker
AddressBarraba, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, R Matthews, Mauls Creek, Coolah, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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