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William Leslie BARNETT

Regimental number1798
Place of birthHorsham, Victoria
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationLabourer
AddressGreen Park, Horsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 5"
Weight114 lbs
Next of kinFather, Henry Barnett, Horsham, Victoria
Previous military service2 years Senior Cadets
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 January 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 4 February 1920
Discharge date12 April 1920
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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