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William Kaine MAYES

Regimental number1869
Place of birthColeraine Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRainbow, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ada Mayes, Yaapeet via Rainbow, Victoria
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Date of death21 March 1950
Place of burialRed Cliffs Cemetery

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