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Herbert BARKER

Regimental number1426
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachinery traveller
AddressSandhurst, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs E M Barker, 262 Post Office Place, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date19 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1663
Rank from Nominal RollQuartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 April 1938

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