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Thomas Dempster BARR

Regimental number8666
Date of birth24 March 1893
Place of birthMareeba, Queensland
Place of birthMareema, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
AddressWickham Street, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 10.25"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinFather, R E Barr, Draper Street, Cairns, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 September 1915
Place of enlistmentTownsville, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Field Ambulance Reinforcement 8 (May 1915 - March 1916)
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 14 April 1920
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date15 July 1920
Other detailsWas wounded in France and spent six months hospitalised in England. MBV
Date of death13 February 1967

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