Herbert Boon MATTHEWS

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MATTHEWS, Herbert Boon

Service Number: NX35560
Enlisted: 21 June 1940, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd/19th Infantry Battalion
Born: Glebe, New South Wales, 26 January 1916
Home Town: Tallimba, Bland, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Muar River, Malaya, 19 January 1942, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Kranji War Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

21 Jun 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN NX35560, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
19 Jan 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN NX35560, 2nd/19th Infantry Battalion, Malaya/Singapore

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