Barnes, George Ernest

Private 7280 George Ernest Barnes. A Company, 1st Battalion Honourable Artillery Company. Killed in action at Oppy on 23rd April 1917, aged 21. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, France.

George Ernest Barnes

George Ernest Barnes

  • Born in Dublin on 26th September 1895
  • Educated At King Edward VII School, Sheffield
  • Articled to a Messrs. Hadfield, Riddell & Co, Chartered Accountants, and passed Intermediate Examination of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, 1915
  • Admitted in to the HAC on 24th March 1916
  • Enlisted in Sheffield
  • Resident of Sheffield
  • Went to France 18th November 1916
  • Killed in action at Oppy on 23rd April 1917
  • Aged 21
  • No known grave
  • Commemorated on Arras Memorial, France
  • Bay 1
  • Only Son of Fanny Coleman Barnes, of 8 Dawlish Rd., Wallasey, Cheshire, and the late Ernest Barnes.

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