Resident on Main Street, Longford
|Regiment/Unit:||Connaught Rangers, 4th Battalion|
|Date of Death:|
|Cause:||Survived the war|
Matthew, according to the census, was born in America c.1894. He served in France, India, Mesopotamia and Egypt. He received the 1914 Star and the British War and Victory Medals. He had his left fore finger shot off and was awarded the Silver War Badge.
Barlow appears to have later served with Eoin O'Duffy's Irish Brigade in the Spanish Civil War, on the side of the Republicans under General Franco.
|Parents Names:||His mother was Mary Barlow|