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George BARNES

Regimental number565
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTanner
Address59 Hopkins Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 9"
Weight156 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Barnes, Castlemaine, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 May 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as BARNS.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BARNES George

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