Leading Stoker Patrick Matthews

Royal Navy, HMS Amethyst

Died: Sunday 14 March 1915 (aged 27)

Connected records

Record:
MATTHEWS, PATRICK
Additional information:
Son of James and Margaret Matthews, of Kingscourt, Co. Cavan.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
8.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Matthews, Patrick
Memorial:
Shildon (WMR 66)
Location:
Shildon, Durham
Name recorded:
Matthews, P
Memorial:
Adelphi Lads Club - Books Of Remembrance (lost) (WMR 54097)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Matthews, P
Memorial:
Sancreed Parishioners (WMR 9358)
Location:
Sancreed, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Matthews, P
Memorial:
The Manx National Memorial (WMR 28254)
Location:
St John's, Isle of Man
Name recorded:
Matthews, P
Memorial:
New Shildon (WMR 18976)
Location:
New Shildon, Durham
Name recorded:
Matthews, P
Memorial:
King Henry VIII School WW1 (WMR 17564)
Location:
Abergavenny, Gwent

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Name:
Sapper Matthews
Context:
other
Date:
10 Mar 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 138)