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William Gordon CAINS

Regimental number37385
ReligionChurch of England
Address1 Wetherill Street, Croyden, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Campbell Cains, 1 Wetherill Street, Croyden, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service39th Infantry
Enlistment date4 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 30
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 5 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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