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Second Lieutenant Claud Bruce Matheson (1910)

Roll of Honour entry for 2nd Lieut. C. B. Matheson (1910)

04/10/1891 - 24/09/1917


Matheson, C. B. (1910). Please contact the Keble College Archivist for permission should you wish to reuse this image.

Entered College in Michaelmas Term, 1910. Brother of Frederick William Matheson (1902). Took part in the Freshman's Rugger Trial, 1910; Freshman's Cricket Trial, 1911; 1st Rugby Football XV, 1910 - 1913. A member of the 1st Football Association XI, 1911 - 1912; 1st Cricket XI, 1912 - 1913. Sergeant in the Officer Training Corps. A member of the O.U. Authentics C.C., 1911. B.A., 1914. Assistant Master, Llandovery College.

Commenced service on 9 March 1917. Second Lieutenant, 5th Battalion, Rifle Brigade, 1917; served with the Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders from Sept. 1917, attached to the 2nd Battalion. Killed in action during a raid near Warneton, 24 September 1917.

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