Died: August 1943
Number: 10 (1937 Seconds)
Matthews was cleared to Melbourne in 1937 but did not appear in a senior match despite kicking seven goals in the pre-season and eight goals in a Seconds game. He returned to Wodonga and played in their 1939 Ovens and Murray League Grand Final side.
He was serving with the RAAF in England when he was killed in a plane crash in August 1943.