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James CAIRNS

Regimental number4370
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Cairns, Fry Street, Eaglehawk, Victoria
Enlistment date24 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Walwa on 23 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 September 1916

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