|Place of birth||Cumberland, Western Australia|
|Address||Glenelg, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Emily Susan Barratt, 5 Partridge Street, Glenelg, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in the Junior Cadets.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 7 November 1916; admitted to ship's hospital, 6 January 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Devonport, 10 January 1917 (sick: slight; no further details); discharged, 22 January 1917; marched in to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 23 January 1917.
Marched in to 8th Training Bn, 24 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 5 April 1917; taken on strength, 32nd Bn, in the field, 12 April 1917.
Attached to 8th Brigade Headquarters as Observer (Intelligence), 16 July 1917.
Wounded in action, 7 February 1918, 7 February 1918 (multiple gun shot wounds, face, back, left leg), and admitted to 14th Australian Field Ambulance, and transferred to 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 8, 10 February 1918, and admitted to 4th General Hospital, 11 February 1918; transferred to England, 7 March 1918, and admitted same day to Northampton War Hospital, Duston; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 8 July 1918; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 10 July 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Boonah', 21 July 1918, for discharge; disembarked Adelaide, 17 September 1918; discharged (wounded), Adelaide, 31 December 1918.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BARRATT William Henry|