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William Edgar MATTHEWS

Regimental number3905
Place of birthSheringa South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShearer
AddressPort Lincoln, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W Matthews, Sheringa via Port Lincoln, South Australia
Enlistment date3 November 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/65/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 22 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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