Matthew CARNEY

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CARNEY, Matthew

Service Number: 4994
Enlisted: 27 January 1916, Toowoomba, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 26th Infantry Battalion
Born: Warwick, Queensland, 26 August 1898
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 3 October 1918, aged 20 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Crows Nest (Qld) War Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

27 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4994, Toowoomba, Queensland
4 May 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4994, 26th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
4 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4994, 26th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Choon, Brisbane
3 Oct 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4994, 26th Infantry Battalion, Breaching the Hindenburg Line - Cambrai / St Quentin Canal

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