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Constantine ILIN

Regimental number2128
Place of birthAleshka, Russia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSailor
Addressc/o Russian Consul, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 8"
Next of kinSister, Miss Motiennr Ilin, Alcahke, Tarechesc, Russia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Place of enlistmentNewcastle, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A46 Clan MacGillivray on 3 May 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kanowna', 13 September 1917; discharged (medically unfit: gun shot wound, sacrum), Sydney, 8 December 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 May 1922
Age at death29
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. 9, 465), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, ILIN Constantine

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