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William CAIRNS

Regimental number6006
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
AddressSurrey Hills, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Cairns, Stanley Terrace, Surrey Hills, Victoria
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 9 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 26 August 1918

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