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Kenneth BAIN

Regimental number5976
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolAnnandale Public School, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
Address146 Johnstone Street, Annandale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, R Bain,146 Johnstone Street, Annandale, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of disease 8 January 1917
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot IV, Row K, Grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
31
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Agnes BAIN, Stuart Street, Mullumbimby, New South Wales. Native of Annandale, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3039 CPL Robert Bruce BAIN, d. 1/9/18.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsDIED OF TUBERCULAR MENINGITIS

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