Louis Nelson MATTHEWS


MATTHEWS, Louis Nelson

Service Number: 138
Enlisted: 8 February 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Hindmarsh, South Australia, 29 October 1888
Home Town: Bowden, Charles Sturt, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Acid tubercle lung, Weymouth, Dorset England, 4 July 1917, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Melcombe Regis Cemetery, Dorset, England
Plot II, Row C, Grave 3192
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Bowden Way Memorial Methodist Church Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

8 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 138, 27th Infantry Battalion
31 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 138, 27th Infantry Battalion
31 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 138, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Adelaide

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