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Alexander BARRIE

Regimental number1117
Place of birthLanarkshire, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressDenmark, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinBrother, John Barrie, Denmark, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 28/5/15. Taken on strength, 28th Bn, 29/5/15. Mortally wounded 22/9/15.
FateDied of wounds 10 October 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death10 October 1915
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialPieta Military Cemetery (Plot A, Row XIV, Grave No. 1), Europe
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
112
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret BARRIE, 8 York Terrace, Shettleston, Glasgow, Scotland. Born at Parkhead, Glasgow
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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