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Regimental number4775
Place of birthQuambatook, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressChilingollah, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinUncle, Patrick Barnes, Chillingollah, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death23
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row N, Grave No. 6), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, France, Western Front

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