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Archibald MATHESON

Regimental number3548
Place of birthWoodend Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngine driver
AddressHesket via Woodend, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Alexander Matheson, State School 1004, Hesket via Woodend, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 November 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death31 July 1966
Age at death76
Place of burialBirregurra Cemetery, Victoria

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