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Arthur Ernest BARNES

Regimental number5037
Place of birthDeniliquin, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDeniliquin, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Height5' 8.25"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinSister, Miss E. Barnes, George Street, Deniliquin, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1919
Discharge date12 December 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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