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Charles Stanley BARBER

OccupationMining engineer
Addressc/o R Pander Kelen, Esq., Box 706 GPO, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMrs M B Barber, 51 Park Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Previous military service12th Field Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Headquarters, Section 1, Section 2 and Section 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 22 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Engineers
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 6 November 1915


Recommendation date: 11 November 1915

Croix de Guerre

Recommendation date: 17 November 1915

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 20 November 1915

FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1916

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