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Benjamin John McBAIN

Regimental number1627
Place of birthNaracoorte South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
AddressNarracoorte, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Christianna McBain, Stuart Range, Naracoorte, South Australia
Enlistment date3 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death1 November 1947

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