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Samuel Alexander BARNES

Regimental number547
Place of birthBirkhampstead England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Wood, Queen's Road, Bulimba, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Daisy Barnes, Goodwin Street, South Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date7 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 13, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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