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Albert Porter MATTHEWS

Regimental number5609
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressEurolic, Hay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinUncle, A.C. Tyson, 'Meanyet', Brighton, Victoria
Enlistment date25 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train Reinforcements 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 1 June 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 27 March 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death1 May 1969
Age at death77
Place of burialHay Cemetery, New South Wales

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