Blain Angus Cameron

SURNAME Blain
NAME Angus Cameron
PLACE-BIRTH Isle of Man
OCCUPATION Labourer
PLACE-ENLISTMENT Townsville
DATE-ENLISTMENT 11-12-1915
NEXT-OF-KIN Mr. Blain Bixpham, Blackpool England
LINK-TO-DOUGLAS SHIRE Pension claim came from Mossman Post Office
REGIMENT-1 49th Battalion AIF
RANK Private
CAMPAIGN-1 Western Front
DATE-DISCHARGED 27-12-1916
OTHER-INFO Awarded the 1914/15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal
STORY-OUTLINE Labourer, Angus Cameron Blain, was born on the Isle of Man, next of kin, Mr Blain, Blackpool, At 21 yrs old, he enlisted at Townsville on 11-12-15. A private in the 49th Battalion he was wounded in action in France and sent to Wandsworth Hospital in England. On 16-10-16 he sailed to Australia with tibia, thigh and arm problems where he was discharged on 27-12-16. A pension claim that came from the Mossman Post Office was cancelled on 2-08-17.
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