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William Ernest BARR

Regimental number2847
Place of birthWest Maitland New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngraver
Address440 Rathdown Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Barr, 440 Rathdown Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2847A
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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