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Herbert George MATTHEWS

Regimental number2955
Place of birthCambridgeshire England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address16 Kingston Road, Victoria Park, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Louisa Matthews, 16 Kingston Road, Victoria Park, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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