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Walter Hamilton BARNES

Regimental number2374
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressDennison Street, Finlay, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Barnes, Dennison Street, Finlay, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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