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Hubert Douglas CAIRNS

Regimental number2568
Place of birthEaglehawk, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraph Department
AddressDay Dawn, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Cairns, Day Dawn, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentProvisional CPL
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919

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