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John Sydney BARNES

Regimental number24
Place of birthWagga Wagga, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk (Telegraphist)
AddressHoskins Street, Temora, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Constance Annie Barnes, Hoskins Street, Temora, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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