Louis Herbert Francis NADIN

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NADIN, Louis Herbert Francis

Service Number: 570
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Sydney, NSW, 1895
Home Town: Marrickville, Marrickville, New South Wales
Schooling: Christian Brothers High School Lewisham
Occupation: Driver
Died: Died of wounds, France, 4 January 1917
Cemetery: Bernafay Wood British Cemetery, Montauban
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

18 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 570, 1st Infantry Battalion
18 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 570, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Sydney
4 Jan 1917: Involvement Corporal, SN 570, 1st Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Louis Herbert and Maria Teresa Nadin, of 165, Petersham Rd., Marrickville, New South Wales.

Official word has been received by Mr. L. H. Nadin, of Petersham road, Marrickville, that his eldest son. Corporal Nadin, has died of wounds received in France. He was educated at the Christian Brothers High School,
Lewisham, sailed with the first contingent of the Australian Imperial Forces, and was at the original landing at Gallipoli, where he was twice wounded. Subsequently he returned to the trenches. After the evacuation of the peninsula he proceeded with the A.I.F. to France.

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