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John CAIRNS

Regimental number201
Place of birthMaryborough Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer and book keeper
AddressGoondiwindi, Queensland D
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinBrother, S Cairns, Goondiwindi, Queensland
Enlistment date4 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1915
Date of death20 October 1958
Place of burialGoondiwindi Cemetery

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