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Richard BARNESS

Regimental number2382
Place of birthBirkenhead England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressTambellup PO, Tambellup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Barness, 3 Cromwell Terrace, Tilbury Docks Essex, England
Enlistment date22 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 18 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2425
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDischarged 25 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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