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Alexander Perceval Matheson

In memory of:

Lieutenant Alexander Perceval Matheson

July 13, 1917

Military Service




Air Force


Royal Flying Corps


General List and 55th Sqdn. Royal Flying Corps.

Additional Information

Son of Sir Alexander Perceval Matheson, 3rd Bart. and Lady Matheson, of Ardarun, Littlehampton, Sussex.

Commemorated on Page 579 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information



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The town of Oudenaarde (Audenaarde) is located south-west of the city of Gent on the N60. From the motorway E40/A10, which runs between Oostende and Brussels, turn off at junction 15 onto the N60 direction Oudenaarde. Follow this road to the junction with the N459, turn left here along Beverestraat to the centre of town. After crossing the railway turn directly left into J.Braetstraat, then at the first junction on the right take the left hand road called Dijkstraat, then the third turning left called Groenstraat. The cemetery is along here on the left. The graves are located by the Belgian Military plot.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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