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John WAINEY

Regimental number1535
Place of birthQueensland, Australia
SchoolDulwich Hill Public School, Sydney, NSW
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFather, W Wainey, Menzies, Western Australia
Enlistment date12 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollNIG
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of disease 2 September 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death27.10
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row K, Grave 191), Lemnos, Greece.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary Ann WAINEY.

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