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Herbert Charles BAINES

Regimental number546
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Address10 Charles Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 5.25"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinFather, T C Baines, 10 Charles Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 July 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 1, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Pay Corps
FateReturned to Australia 18 December 1919
Discharge date25 March 1920
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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