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Oscar Edwin BARRASS

Regimental number2765
Place of birthCunnigan New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy farm hand
AddressNewbury, Sutton Forest, Moss Vale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, George Barrass, Sole Street, Rutherglen, Victoria
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 March 1956
Age at death63
Place of burialRutherglen Cemetery, Victoria

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