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George William Millington CAIN

Date of birth4 July 1887
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationMusician
Address317 Unley Road, Unley, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs M Cain, 317 Unley Road, Unley, South Australia
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 2 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 52nd Battalion
Promotion date: 24 March 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: 52nd Battalion
Promotion date: 18 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Date of death1 September 1951
Age at death64

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