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John Henry BARNES

Regimental number266
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
Address12 Victoria Avenue, Albert Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Julia Catherine Barnes, 12 Victoria Avenue, Albert Park, Victoria
Enlistment date17 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, C Flight
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

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