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Archibald BAIN

Regimental number3410
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinBrother, J A Bain, Bridport Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 6 August 1915 - 16th Bn, 11th Reinforcements.Taken on strength, 16th Bn, 2 April 1916.
FateKilled in Action 27 September 1917
Place of death or woundingFlanders
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery, Zillebeke (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 1), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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