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James Leo KAINS

Regimental number1413
Place of birthPort Germein South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationJockey
AddressPort Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Herb Looby, Port Pirie, South Australia
Enlistment date19 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 17 August 1916
Date of death4 November 1954
Age at death68
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 22, Grave no. 68), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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