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Regimental number755
Place of birthLeeds, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway employee
Addressc/o Mrs Clayson, 117 Derby Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 6.75"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinMrs Martha Barley, 11 Bramley Terrace, Leeds, England
Previous military serviceServed in 2nd Battery, West Riding Brigade, Royal Field Artillery; discharged on leaving the country.
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, G Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Discharge date17 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BARLEY Fred

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