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Alfred Douglas BARBER

Regimental number3681
Place of birthLucindale, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressMount Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Barber, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Enlistment date26 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 2 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 26/8/15 - 10th Bn, 2nd Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 10th Bn, 26/5/16. Wounded in Fromelles sector, 7/6/16.
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Date of death22 August 1916
Age at death37
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No.2 (Plot XIX, Row B, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
58
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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