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George Harvey PAIN

Regimental number339
Place of birthShrewsbury England
Other NamesPain, GH
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressRailway Terrace, West Guilford, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Pain, Railway Terrace, West Guildford, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 31 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 August 1915
Date of death12 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery (Portion Presbyterian, Plot CA, Grave No. 125), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
63
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Mary PAIN; husband of Helena RILEY (formerly PAIN). Native of Shewsbury Shropshire, England. Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, WA.

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