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William * MATTHEWS

Regimental number1812
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinSister, Whereabouts unknown
Enlistment date4 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery , Egypt
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
See COLBERT the true family name

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