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Alexander David Thomas BARR

Regimental number120
Place of birthKoroit, Victoria
SchoolState School, Ballarat and State School No. 618, Koroit, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressKoroit, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMrs Rhodda Barr, Koroit, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 January 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Salvage Corps
FateKilled in Action 22 March 1918
Date of death22 March 1918
Age at death22.6
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot, III, Row F, Grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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