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Frank CAIN

Regimental number6988
Place of birthKiata, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressMount Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, J Cain, Albany, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Work at Luc Wood on 23 August 1918.
Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

Family/military connectionsCousin: 2411 Pte William George ELLIS, 1st Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 2 September 1916; d. 29 September 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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