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Thomas BARNES

Regimental number4269
Place of birthCastlemaine, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBb Hill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinJohn Barnes, Specimen Hill, Chewton, Victoria
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 6 Tunnelling Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 1 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateKilled in Action 31 July 1918
Place of burialHersin Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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