Francis MATTHEWS

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MATTHEWS, Francis

Service Number: 71
Enlisted: 26 August 1914, Helena Vale, Western Australia
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 11th Infantry Battalion
Born: Braidwood, New South Wales, 1889
Home Town: Perth, Western Australia
Schooling: Kookynie State School
Occupation: School teacher
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, 3 May 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Cottesloe State School
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World War 1 Service

26 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 71, 11th Infantry Battalion, Helena Vale, Western Australia
2 Nov 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 71, 11th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
2 Nov 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 71, 11th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Fremantle
3 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 71, 11th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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