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George BAIN

Regimental number6277
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMessenger
AddressLongwarry PO, Longwarry, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 5"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Bain, Longwarry PO, Longwarry, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1919
Discharge date29 January 1920
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2460 Pte Donald BAIN MM, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 23 July 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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