We remember Christopher Matthews

We remember Christopher Matthews

Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Wandsworth, Surrey United Kingdom Source:6642775 February 1893
1911
dates Age 17 Source:6182172 April 1911
1911
employment Farm Labourer United Kingdom Source:6182172 April 1911
1911
location 6a Seaton Road, Mitcham, Surrey United Kingdom parents address Source:6182172 April 1911
1914
dates Age 21 Source:6642775 7th December 1914
1914
employment Carman Source:6642775 7th December 1914
1914
enlistment Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey United Kingdom Source:6642775 7th December 1914
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 10390 Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) 11th Battalion Source:6182178 13th November 1917
1917
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6182178 13th November 1917
1917
service British Army Private 10390 Royal Fusiliers Source:6182177 1917
service British Army Private 10390 Royal Fusiliers Source:2971094
service British Army Lance Corporal 10390 Royal Fusiliers Source:7501412
1917
death Killed in Action Flanders France Source:7501412 Source:6182178 13th November 1917
burial Tyne Cot Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7501412

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Christopher
Initials C
Last Name Matthews
Source 2971094
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
6a Seaton Road, Mitcham, Surrey United Kingdom parents address known April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10390 Royal Fusiliers Private
British Army 10390 Royal Fusiliers Private
British Army 10390 Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) 11th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 10390 Royal Fusiliers Lance Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sinney mother
Frederick Matthews father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-12-07 5'4"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Pippa14929
GRO WAR DEATHS ARMY OTHER RANKS (1914 to1921) Transcription Pippa14929
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Pippa14929
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Surrey Recruitment Registers 1908-1933 Transcription Pippa14929

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