David Matthews Unknown date of birth - 13 August 1915 Key details Contribute › Service number8/1800 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 493 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesDavid AWMM SurnameMatthews AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8/1800 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMVictoria HotelSaint Andrew'sNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs E. Matthews (mother)Glen CarrigGlamorganshireWales AWMM Relationship statusPre 17 April 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8/1800 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMHMNZT 21 HMNZT 22 HMNZT 23 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 17 April 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMM4th Reinforcements AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMMWillochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMOtago Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › David Matthews was the son of William and Elizabeth Matthews. Born at Glyncorrwg, Wales. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death35 AWMM Date of death13 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of death Death notesMalta to Gallipoli AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePieta Military CemeteryMalta AWMM Grave referenceB. VI. 1. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember David Matthews by laying a poppy. Cyril Douglas Matthews Daniel Murray Matthews David Matthews David Cruickshank Matthews Donald Stewart Matthews Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of David Matthews Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21373835Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 493 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.