Born at New Barnett, Hertfordshire, England, CoE. Enlisted 11 January 1915 age 28, labourer. Nok brother, Victor Barnes in London. Embarked at Fremantle 22 February 1915 per A50 Itonus. Wounded 28 August 1915, likely at Gallipoli. In France in August 1917 he was wounded in the ankles and thigh. RTA Kenilworth Castle March 1918. Service medals: 1914-1915 Star, BWM and VM. In 1930s residing at 108 Railway St, Cottesloe.