Lance Corporal Samuel Matthews

Army Service Corps

Died: Saturday 31 March 1917

Connected records

Record:
MATTHEWS, SAMUEL
Additional information:
Cemetery:
LANCASTER CEMETERY, LANCASHIRE
Cemetery/memorial reference:
L. CE. 288.
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, Samuel
Memorial:
St Cuthbert Without Parish (WMR 4318)
Location:
Upperby, Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Matthews, Samuel
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
St Cyprians - WW1 (WMR 38843)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
Worksop (WMR 27142)
Location:
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
Shaldon (WMR 25955)
Location:
Shaldon, Devon
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
United Methodist Free Church Lostwithiel (WMR 81809)
Location:
Lostwithiel, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
St George's Church WW1 (WMR 428)
Location:
Kendal, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
St Pinnock And Trevelmond (WMR 26118)
Location:
St Pinnock, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
Irvine Old Church WW1 (including Captain H S Ranken VC) (WMR 80667)
Location:
Irvine, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
Irvine (WMR 54749)
Location:
Irvine, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
Parish Of St Pinnock (WMR 9329)
Location:
St Pinnock, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
St Lukes Church - WW1 Tablets (WMR 12166)
Location:
West Norwood, Greater London
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
Filleigh Parish Church (WMR 25533)
Location:
Filleigh, Devon
Name recorded:
Matthews, S
Memorial:
Men Of Cambridgeshire And The Isle Of Ely (WMR 12935)
Location:
Ely, Cambridgeshire

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Name:
Private Matthews
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 703)
Name:
Sergeant V G Matthews
Context:
other
Date:
30 Mar 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Dragoon Guards (page 202)