BARNES, Francis William – Pte – 1st Btn – Killed in action 12/5/1915

Private 2281 Francis William Barnes. No.1 Company, 1st Battalion Honourable Artillery Company. Killed in action at Elzenwalle on 12th May 1915, aged 33. Buried Voormezeele Enclosure No.3, Belgium.

  • Admitted into the HAC on 8th September 1914
  • Enlisted at Armoury House
  • Resident of Brixton
  • Went to France on 26th April 1915
  • Killed in action at Elzenwalle on 12th May 1915
  • Aged 33
  • Buried Voormezeele Enclosure No.3, Belgium
  • Grave ref. XIV.J.16.
  • Personal inscription: He remains in our midst
  • Eldest son of William George and Frances Hood Barnes of 110 Upper Tulse Hill, London.

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