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Jack Harry BARNES

Regimental number2335
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressBurwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jenny Barnes, Burwood, Victoria
Enlistment date14 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Persia on 10 August 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 May 1917
Date of death8 May 1917
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery, Rouen (Plot B, Row 6, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
141
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jennie BARNES. Native of Victoria

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