We remember Charles Augustus Matts

We remember Charles Augustus Matts

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
birth Trelawny, Cornwall Jamaica Source:9426830 Source:9426818 1879
1900
enlistment Jamaica Source:9426818 17th January 1900
1900
dates Age 20 Source:9426818 17th January 1900
1900
employment Coachman Source:9426818 17th January 1900
1900
service British Army Private 3909 West India Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:9426818 9th May 1900 - 6th January 1912
1912
marriage Ethel Maud Source:9426817 25th February 1912
1912
children Edna Maud Matts, later Rounce Source:9495250 25th July 1912
1914
service British Army Private 12498 Scots Guards 8th (Reserve) Battalion Source:9426826 3rd December 1914
1914
dates Age 35 Source:9426917 3rd December 1914
1914
employment Soldier Source:9426917 3rd December 1914
1914
employment Waiter Source:9426817 3rd December 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9426817 25th May 1915 - 27th October 1915
1915
service British Army Corporal 12498 Scots Guards 2nd Battalion Source:9426817 1st October 1915
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal 12498 Scots Guards 3rd Battalion Source:9426817 11th March 1916
1916
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:9426833 11th March 1916
1917
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant 228992 Royal Engineers Source:9426817 6th February 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9426817 6th February 1917
1956
employment Carpenter Source:9495250 27th February 1956
1956
dates Age 76 Source:9495250 27th February 1956
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant WR263260 Royal Engineers Source:2976968
1956
death cachexia, carcinoma of oesophagus 14 Fagan Avenue, Mary Brown’s Corner, St. Andrew Jamaica Source:9495250 27th February 1956

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Augustus
Initials CA
Last Name Matts,
Source 9495250
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army WR263260 Royal Engineers Company Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 3909 West India Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 12498 Scots Guards 8th (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 12498 Scots Guards 2nd Battalion Corporal
British Army 228992 Royal Engineers Company Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 12498 Scots Guards 3rd Battalion Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edna Maud Matts, later Rounce daughter 25th July 1912
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Matts father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Maud wife 25th February 1912
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Brown Blue Brown
DateHeightSource

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
WWI Distinguished Conduct Medal Citations Transcription Deborah102878
Medal Index Cards Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 Deborah102878
Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880-1999 Deborah102878

Multimedia

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Remembrance Deborah102878
Out of Many One People Deborah102878
West India Regiment Deborah102878
1914-15 Star Vincent96527
Distinguished Conduct Medal Vincent96527

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