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John Francis KAIN

Regimental number3832
Place of birthHamley Bridge South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressHamley Bridge, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bridget Kain, Hamley Bridge, South Australia
Enlistment date4 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 21 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 August 1956

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