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Joseph Percival BARR

Date of birth19 November 1883
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPublic accountant
Address'Almeda', Eltham Street, Lewisham, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 11"
Next of kinWife, Mrs Loretto Barr, 'Almeda', Eltham Street, Lewisham, New South Wales
Previous military serviceCadet Rifleman 6 months
Enlistment date29 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 September 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Moldavia on 2 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment


Unit: 12th Light Horse
Promotion date: 1 December 1916

FateReturned to Australia
Discharge date4 April 1920
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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