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William Henry BARBER

Regimental number1576
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationLabourer
AddressSolomontown, Port Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Ruby Emily Barber, Solomontown, Port Pirie, South Australia
Enlistment date29 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollTrench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Date of death30 June 1965
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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