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Cecil Howard BARNES

Regimental number3762
Place of birthKangaroo Gully, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCall boy
AddressKendall, Kelso, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs L A Barnes, Kendall, Kelso, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Kelso, Bathurst, New South Wales.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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