CHARLES MATTHEWS

Born: 1918.

Died: 26th May 1940; age: 22.

Residence: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 7344081.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion – Infantry.

 

Grave Reference:

B.15.

Zuidschote Churchyard,

Ypres,

West-Vlaanderen,

Belgium.

 

Charles is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo, Ipswich.

1st Battalion


September 1939. Devonport.8th Infantry Brigade, 3rd Division.
October 1939 They went to France.
May/June 1940 The Battalion were evacuated from Dunkirk and returned to the UK.

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