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Duncan Farquhar Grant BAIN

Regimental number364
Place of birthInverness, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia15
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs D F G Bain, Mount Bay Road, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A52 Surada on 17 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 7 August 1915
Place of death or woundingWalker's Ridge, Gallipoli
Date of death7 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 30), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Kenneth and Jessie Bain, husband of Hilda O.M. Bain, "Wendower", Kenny Street, Guildford West, Western Australia. Native of Inverness, Scotland
Family/military connectionsBrother: 172 Sergeant Evan BAIN, 10th Light Horse, returned to Australia, 11 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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