Māori › Duncan Matheson Born 28 August 1874 - Died 24 December 1931 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 47348 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesDuncan AWMM SurnameMatheson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 47348 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth28 August 1874 AWMM AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentWW1 Holme Station, Timaru AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWW1 Miss C. Menzies (friend), Edward Street, Waimate AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 47348 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 20 April 1917 AWMM Shepherd/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Duncan Matheson was born in Scotland, the son of Duncan and Christina Matheson. He came to New Zealand about 1905. When he enlisted in 1917, he was working as a shepherd for elworthy at Holme Station. Biography provided by the Timaru Museum SCRoll project. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death24 December 1931 Clareville Cemetery Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of death Death notes CemeteryClareville Cemetery AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember Duncan Matheson by laying a poppy. Donald William Matheson Dugald George Matheson Duncan Matheson Duncan James Matheson Duncan Keith Matheson Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Duncan Matheson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21373667&digital=yes Further Reference SCRoll (South Canterbury Roll of Honour) Project https://museum.timaru.govt.nz/explore/scroll/profile?id=3888 Sources Used Documents The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.