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Sutton in Ashfield Nottinghamshire
He was the son of George and Matilda Wain and the brother of Edgar, Maggie, John and Gladys Wain. In 1911 they lived on Prospect Plave Sutton in Ashfield. He was the husband of Violent Wain.
He was a pit pony driver.
08 Jun 1916
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Private
1st Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private William Wain, served with the 1st Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, he was killed in action on 8th June 1916. He is buried in Tranchee de Mecknes Cemetery, Aix-Noulette.
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