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Lancelot MATTHEWS

Regimental number360
Place of birthVictoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorsebreaker
AddressWon Wron, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinJames Matthews, Won Wron, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Annie MATTHEWS. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

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

Date of death28 July 1936
Age at death43
Place of burialWarragul Cemetery, Victoria

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