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George William BARNES

Regimental number3245
Place of birthTarago New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressGoulburn, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, A Barnes, Ryans Vale, Inverlocky Road via Goulburn, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3244 Lance Corporal Albert BARNES, 45th Bn, died of wounds, 3 June 1917.
Date of death29 May 1967
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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