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William Constantine MAYNE

Regimental number4213
Place of birthChristchurch, New Zealand
SchoolWest Christchurch Public School, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMining engineer
AddressBelmont, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinFlorence Mayne, Greenbushes, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Artillery Corps in New Zealand
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameNo 6 Tunnelling Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 1 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateDied of wounds 14 February 1917
Place of death or woundingHersin, 1917 France
Age at death46.10
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialHersin Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, row G, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Isabella MAYNE; husband of Florence MAYNE, 30 Helena Street, Guildord, Western Australia. Native of Christchurch, New Zealand
Family/military connectionsMAJ, GC Mayne NZ Corps, NE, KIA Gallipoli 9 August 1915
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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