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Arthur Edward MATTHEWS

Regimental number5135
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGunsmith
Address45 Croydon Road, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, P Matthews, 56 Eland Road, Clapham Junction, London, England
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death16 March 1986

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