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John CAIRNS

Regimental number3264
Place of birthGracemere Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationProspector
AddressBoulder, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinSister, Mrs Annie Maria Cairns, addres unknown, Mrs Eva Harriet Munn, Perth GPO, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918

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