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Herbert Arthur BARBER

Regimental number2817
Place of birthKempsey New South Wales
SchoolShark River State School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWarrel Creek via Nambucca, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Andrew Barber, Warrel Creek via Nambucca, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of disease 21 February 1919
Place of death or woundingCharleroi, Belgium
Age at death34
Place of burialCharleroi Communal Cemetery (Row H, Grave No. 10), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew Bartley and Margaret Barber, Bowraville, New South Wales. Born at Shark Island, New South Wales

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