"Though in a foreign land you lie, our love for you will never die"
|WWI Pictorial Honour Roll of West Australians||
URBAN, John Aka CAVINE, Jack
Service No. 6500
Born 1876 Brisbane, Queensland. Brother of Henry Urban, Cloncurry, Queensland and Mrs L Griffiths, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane.
Occupation prior to enlistment Plumber Business Bullfinch. Changed his name to Cavine when he came to W.A. Prior service 3rd C Horse South Africa.
Enlisted Blackboy Hill 4 Apr 1916 Age 40.
Embarked Fremantle “Suffolk” for England 10 Oct 1916.
Sent to France 4 Feb 1917 and joined Battalion in the field Etaples 10 Feb 1917.
Killed in Action France 27 Feb 1917 Age 41
Grave Location Unknown
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