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Walter BARBER

Regimental number2244
Place of birthLochiel, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressLochiel, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Emma Barber, Seven Hills, South Australia
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 26 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2249 Pte Vivian Murry BARBER, 3rd Light Horse, died of disease, 1 November 1916.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 November 1972
Place of burialLochiel Cemetery, South Australia

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