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Rodney Norman MATTHEWS

Regimental number2276
Place of birthToorak Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWoodworker
Address268 Punt Road, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Amy Matthews, 268 Punt Road, South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 29 July 1916
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 30), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
102

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