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Colin William BARNES

Regimental number3922
Place of birthMoorina, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressMoorina, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Barnes, Moorina, Tasmania
Enlistment date25 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1638 Driver Russell Hedley, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 14 December 1918.

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