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Alexander Grant BAIN

Regimental number5985
Place of birthInverness Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressLeederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Bain, 72 Richmond Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date9 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 June 1956

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