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William Frederick COBAIN

Regimental number3623
Place of birthBirkenhead, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman
AddressGlanville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Edward Cobain, Rosetta Street, Glanville, South Australia
Enlistment date18 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919

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