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Charles BARNES

Regimental number5785
Place of birthSouthampton England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address45 Station Street, Box Hill, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Catherine Barnes, 45 Station Street, Box Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 September 1946

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