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Ronald Jack PAINE

Regimental number3597
Place of birthAubury, New South Wales
SchoolKelvin Grove State School, Queensland
ReligionBaptist
OccupationPainter
AddressLansdowne Street, Newmarket, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Edward Paine, Lansdowne Street, Newmarket, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil.
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3594
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 September 1917
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialMenin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No.29), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
149
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Agnes PAINE, Carberry Street, Newmarket, Queensland. Native of Auburn, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsUncles: Captain A. Paine and Corporal D. Paine killed in action. Cousins: Lieutenant S.S. Stead, Sergeant S. Coleman, Corporal E.F. Morris MM, Sergeant A. Paine died of wounds, Private R. Paine killed in action, Private G. Paine and Private W. Broadfoot.

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