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Roy Gordon BARRACK

Regimental number3492
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPorter
Address44 Jennings Road, Alexandria, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinBrother, R A Barrack, 44 Jennings Road, Alexandria, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 1/8/15 - 2nd Bn, 11th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 53rd Bn, 16/2/16. Promoted Sergeant, 14/6/16.
FateKilled in Action 19 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFromelles, France
Date of death19 July 1916
Age at death24
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsV.C. Corner (Panel No 19). Australian Cemetery, Fromelles, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
156
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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