|Place of birth||Glanville, South Australia|
|School||Marist Brothers Catholic School, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Waite Street, Glanville, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Maria Barr, Waite Street, Glanville, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/27/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||10th Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Bravery and devotion to duty at Pozieres.
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death||27|
|Age at death from cemetery records||29|
|Place of burial||Queant Road Cemetery, (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 33), Buissy, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: I.W. and Maria BARR, Waite Street, Glanville, Port Adelaide, South Australia|
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Proceeded to join Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, 11 September 1915; taken on strength, 10th Bn, Gallipoli, 17 September 1915; attached temporarily to 1st Divisional Headquarters, Anzac, 5 October 1915; rejoined unit, 12 November 1915; evacuated Gallipoli and disembarked Alexandria, 29 December 1915.
Awarded 14 days' Detention, Tel-el-Kebir, 8 January 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 3 April 1916.
To be Lance Corporal, France, 13 May 1916.
Wounded in action, France, 25 July 1916; admitted to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 26 July 1916 (gun shot wound, head); transferred to Convalescent Camp, 29 July 1916; to 1st Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 1 August 1916.
To be acting Corporal, 14 August 1916; reverted to Lance Corporal, 24 August 1916; rejoined 10th Bn, 25 August 1916.
Awarded Military Medal for bravery in the field, 4 October 1916.
To be Temporary Corporal, 26 October 1916.
Admitted to 2nd Australian Field Ambulance, France, 27 November 1916 (pyrexia of unknown origin); transferred to Casualty Clearing Station, 27 November 1916; ceases to hold rank of Temporary Corporal, 27 November 1916; to New Zealand Stationary Hospital, Amiens, 28 November 1916; to 11th Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 8 December 1916; to No 2 Convalescent Hospital, Rouen, 16 December 1916; discharged to Base Details, 18 December 1916; marched into 1st Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 20 December 1916.
Marched out to unit, 9 April 1917; rejoined 10th Bn, 10 April 1917.
To be Temporary Corporal, 22 April 1917.
Missing in action, France, 9 May 1917; reported killed in action, 9 May 1917.Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BARR Daniel|