John James CAIN

CAIN, John James

Service Number: 1446
Enlisted: 1 June 1939
Last Rank: Flying Officer
Last Unit: No. 30 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 16 December 1918
Home Town: Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Cook
Died: Flying Battle, Near Cape Hoskin Strip, New Britain, Pacific Islands, 19 September 1943, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Lae War Cemetery
Joint grave. Plot AA, Row D, Grave 3-4. Personal Inscription: -"HIS DUTY NOBLY DONE..EVER REMEMBERED".
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Campbells Creek Primary School War Memorial, Castlemaine Presbyterian Church Memorial Window
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World War 2 Service

1 Jun 1939: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, 1446, No. 30 Squadron (RAAF)
3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flying Officer, 1446

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