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Arthur Henry GAIN

Regimental number554
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSteward
AddressPacific Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 9"
Weight175 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs G. Street, Forfar Street, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Place of enlistmentKensington, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name1 Divisional Train (1 to 4 Coys Army Service Corps) October, 1914
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps
FateDischarged 24 April 1917
Discharge date24 April 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt

Discharged from the AIF in Egypt, 24 April 1917, on being granted a commission in the Imperial Army.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, GAIN Arthur Henry

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