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James Ernest HAYNES

Regimental number1715
Date of birth31 March 1886
Place of birthStaines, Middlesex, England
SchoolStaines Public School, Middlesex, England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMrs A M Haynes, 35 Totteridge Road, Enfield Wash, Middlesex, England
Enlistment date12 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 September 1916
Discharge date26 July 1917
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, Gallipoli (wounded, August 1915). Invalided to RNO Hospital, London, and Woodcote Park, Epsom; recovered, returned to duty.Contracted lng trouble; invalided to England. Discharged in Australia as medically unfit.
Date of death2 September 1963
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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