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William Henry BARNES

Regimental number361
Place of birthQuirindi New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDury Glen, Quirindi, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, T Barnes, Dury Glen, Quirindi, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 357 Pte Alfred BARNES, Machine Gun Corps, returned to Australia, 12 March 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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