Samuel James Mathews

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Samuel James Mathews
Personal Information
Date of Birth 24 Aug 1916
Place of Birth Jarrahdale, Western Australia
Death 12 Feb 1994, aged 77
Place of Death Swan View, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 24 years, 11 months
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin Father , Mr Ernest Mathews
Military Information
Reg Number W10779
Date of Enlistment 1 Aug 1941
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entry: 1943 at Curtis mill, Bedfordale, mill hand

War Service

Date of discharge is unknown

Post War

During 1948 Sam married Alice Duff locally.

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 Smailes Mill, Kelmscott, mill hand (living at Wheatley street, Gosnells); 1954 at 37 Oats street, Victoria Park, moulder; 1958 - 1980 at 47 Gibbs street, East Cannington, timber worker.


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