deathKilled in ActionCaptain Matthews with left support company (D) moved to counter attack against the enemy, holding the high ground in the vicinity of JOIST FARM and shot dead by a sniper when making a reconnaissanceNear Polygon WoodFranceSource:7532036Source:8511645Source:85116511st October 1917
Description: Medal index cards were created by the Army Medal Office towards the end of the First World War. They record the medals that men and women who served in the First World War were entitled to claim.
Title: Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records
Description: The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) commemorate First World War servicemen and women and members of some civilian organisations who died before 31 August 1921 while in Commonwealth military service or of causes attributable to service.