|Place of birth||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Address||c/o Mrs J Bishop, Second Street, Bowden, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||27|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Eva Constance Barber, c/o Mrs J Bishop, Second Street, Bowden, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||27th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/44/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||27th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Enlisted 22/6/15 - 27th Bn, 5th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 27th Bn, 12/1/16. Promoted Corporal, 12/8/16. Mortally wounded 4/11/16.|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Flers, France|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||28|
|Place of burial||Etaples Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row A,Grave No. 17a), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 27th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 12 January 1916.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 15 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 21 March 1916.
Attached to 7th Brigade Snipers, 10 April 1916; rejoined Bn, 12 July 1916.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 9 August 1916; promoted Corporal, 12 August 1916.
Wounded in action, 4 November 1916 (gun shot wound, right arm and right chest); admitted to No. 4 General Hospital, Camiers, 7 November 1916; died of wounds, 20 November 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: , BARBER William|