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Ernest Frank Matthews

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 64), Page: 2 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 64), Page: 2 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Matthews AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 43107 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 April 1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    5th April 1893 Public - William - Other relative - 10 November 2018 - Family papers. Owen Matthews Family History written in 1978.
    Military records say 5th April 1892. However the recruitment document signed by Ernest Matthews says 1893.
  • Place of birth
    Opihi, South Canterbury. Public - William - Other relative - 10 November 2018 - Family Papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Ngutuwera, Waverley. Public - William - Other relative - 10 November 2018 - Military Personnel File
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    F.O. Matthews (father), Ngatuwera, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    My Uncle. Public - William - Other relative - 10 November 2018 - Family Papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 43107 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Ernest Matthews was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Octavius Matthews, of Ngutuwera, Waverley, New Zealand.

    Moeraki then transhipped to "Port Lincoln" at Sydney for Suez. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 April 1918 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Jerusalem Memorial, Jerusalem War Cemetery, Israel AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
10 November 2018William (Bill)Maxwell, Wanganui, New ZealandOther relative

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