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Harry Huntly BARKER

Regimental number2174
Place of birthCollingwood, Melbourne, Victoria
Other NamesHarry Huntley
ReligionChurch of England
Address2 Kemp Street, Northcote, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs H H Barker, 2 Kemp Street, Northcote, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name3rd Field Artillery Brigade, Military District 3 and Military District 6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A2 Geelong on 19 September 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board TRANSPORT A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollBQMS
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William John and Emily Jane BARKER; Wife: Cecilia Grace BARKER. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 October 1939
Age at death64
Place of burialSpringvale Crematorium, Melbourne, Victoria

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