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John William CAIL

Regimental number6978
Place of birthShelbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationHairdresser
Address173 Sydney Road, Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs D Lomasney, 232 Carlisle Street, Balaclava, Victoria
Enlistment date22 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917

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