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John Wharley MATTHEWS

Regimental number922
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
OccupationMotor engineer
AddressSandhurst, Burke Road, East Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Henry Matthews, Sandhurst, Burke Road, East Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date29 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name two spellings Wharley and Whatley
Date of death29 July 1982
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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