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William Joseph MATTHEWS

Regimental number1965
Place of birthGlen Innes New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCampsie, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Jas Matthews, Oswald Street, Campsie, New South Wales
Previous military service39th Infantry
Enlistment date15 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919

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