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John HAYNES

Regimental number1424
Place of birthForbes, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Forbes and Ooma Creek, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressReceiving Office, Omer Creek, Grenfell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMr. Haynes, Receiving Office, Omer Creek, Grenfell, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Signal Troop
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularThe youngest son of William Haynes and Elizabeth Haynes. An elder brother also enlisted and served 2 years and 9 months with Edward James Richard Haynes, 1st Bn.
FateDied of wounds 22 May 1918
Place of death or woundingJordan Valley
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row V, Grave No. 18), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
25
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth Haynes, Ooma Creek, Grenfell, New South Wales. native of Forbes, New South Wales

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