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Anthony R. Mattos

Anthony R. Mattos

Private, Army

From Paia, Hawaii (Death record states “Pala”)

Death reported on October 11, 1918, Died in France

Cause of Death: Killed in Action

According to the Maui News, Anthony R. Mattos was one of the first of Hawaii’s sons to be killed in action.

Other Information:

Listed on the plaque outside the War Memorial Natatorium for giving his life in the Great War.

Sources:

World War I Casualties of American Army Overseas

The Maui News, March 3, 1922, p 4.

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