|Place of birth||Vauxhall, London, England|
|School||Wenlock Council School, London, England|
|Age on arrival in Australia||20|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Florence Barber, c/- Mrs Jones, 29 Rushton Street, Foxton, North Road, London, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||5th Machine Gun Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Roll of Honour states that his calling was Fancy Leather Work|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Fromelles, France|
|Age at death||22|
|Age at death from cemetery records||22|
|Place of burial||Bologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row A, Grave No. 169), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Florence and the late George Francis Barber, 28 Fairbank Stret, East Road, City Road, London, England.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Admitted to Anzac Advanced Base, Mudros, 18 November 1915; joined 7th Bn, Lemnos Island, 20 November 1915; embarked Mudros and disembarked Alexandria, 7 January 1916.
Transferred to 59th Bn, Serapeum, 24 February 1916.
Transferred to 15th Australian Machine Gun Company, Tel-el-Kebir, 14 March 1916; taken on strength, 16 March 1916.
Admitted to No 15 Field Ambulance, Ferry Post, 3 April 1916 (derated septerim); transferred to No 2 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 3 April 1916; to No 1 Australian Stationary Hospital, Ismailia, 3 April 1916 (adenoids); discharged to duty, 9 April 1916; rejoined unit, Ferry Post, 9 April 1916.
To School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 29 April 1916; rejoined unit, 21 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 24 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 19 July 1916; admitted to No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 20 July 1916; transferred to Hospital Train No 7, 20 July 1916; to No 3 Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, 21 July 1916 (gun shot wound, thigh); died of wounds, 5 August 1916 (gun shot wound, right abdomen with peritonitis, retroperitoneal infection left lung, abscess).Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BARBER George Francis Thomas|