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Charles William BARR

Regimental number6257
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressCommercial Road, Koroit, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Charles Barr, Commercial Road, Koroit, Victoria
Previous military service71st Infantry
Enlistment date26 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 July 1971
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery

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