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Daniel CAIN

Regimental number1175
Place of birthRedfern, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationShearer
Address18 Fotherington Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Cain, 18 Fotherington Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 27 October 1914 - 13th Bn 1st Reinforcements; taken on strength 13th Bn 19 February 1915; wounded at Hill 60 Gallipoli 27 August 1915; mortally wounded 16 October 1917.
FateDied of wounds 20 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death37
Place of burialNine Elms British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 22), Poperinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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