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Robert James McGregor BARNET

Regimental number2662
Place of birthNowra New South Wales
OccupationSurveyor's assistant
AddressWollongong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Rev D Mck Barnet, The Manse, Wollongong, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps Reinforcements 1 - 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Ammunition Sub.
FateDied of wounds 27 August 1916
Date of death27 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row D, Grave No. 3a), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Unable to read from cemetery register
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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