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Leonard BARWICK

Regimental number1623
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWoodbury, Oatlands, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Thomas Graves Barwick, Woodbury, Oatlands, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6547 Pte William BARWICK MM, 12th Bn, commenced return to Australia, 5 January 1919; died, 18 January 1919; buried Port Said, Egypt.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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