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Michael William CAIN

Regimental number3471
Place of birthMaryborough, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCampbell Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Henry Cain, Campbell Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date2 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 30th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT HMAT A38 Ulysses on 19 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 2 October 1917; taken on strength 2 LH Regt 5 May 1918; died of malaria.
FateDied of disease 18 October 1918
Age at death22
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row Q, Grave No. 122), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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