Thomas MATTHEWS

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MATTHEWS, Thomas

Service Number: 599
Enlisted: 5 September 1914, Morphettville, South Australia
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 52nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Septimus, Queensland, 23 January 1895
Home Town: Septimus, Mackay, Queensland
Schooling: Mia Mia State School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 24 April 1918, aged 23 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Mackay Cenotaph, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

5 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 599, Morphettville, South Australia
20 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 599, 12th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
20 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 599, 12th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Hobart
24 Apr 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 599, 52nd Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux

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