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Mathew NEWTON

Regimental number2745
Place of birthGladstone South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressParkestown Hotel, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinSister, Lydia Newton, Gladstone, South Australia
Enlistment date10 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 June 1916
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 4), fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153

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