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Maxwell Stewart Bain

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  • Service number
    • 9370 AWMM
    • 7/600 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Trooper AWMM
    Canterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maxwell Stewart AWMM
  • Surname
    Bain AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 9370 AWMM
    • 7/600 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    • 1877 AWMM
    • 6 August 1879 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Place of birth
    • New Zealand AWMM
    • Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Birth notes
    • New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown Unknown AWMM
    • Unknown 8 Riccarton Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Unknown AWMM
    • Kenneth Burns Bain (father), 8 Riccarton Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 9370 AWMM
    • 7/600 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    • WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 4 or HMNZT 11 AWMM
      Vessel was Tahiti or Athenic AWMM
      Canterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM
      Main Body AWMM
    • Trooper AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 11" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      172 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Trooper AWMM
    Canterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Maxwell Bain was the son of Kenneth Burns Bain and Mary Ann (aka Marian) Bain, of Eskvale, Amberley, Christchurch, New Zealand.

    Arrived Anzac, Gallipoli, on command to NZ Army Corps, 9 August 1915.
    Reported missing, 21 August 1915; now, 29 August 1915, reported killed in action, 25 August 1915.

    Parents: Kenneth Burns Bain and Marian Bain, Eskvale, Amberley, Christchurch AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    40 AWMM
  • Date of death
    25 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Hill 60 Cemetery, Turkey AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Special Memorial 2. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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