John Harold BARRY

Regimental number11161
Place of birthMarrickville, New South Wales
SchoolState School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressThompson Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinSister, Mrs L Hodson, Thompson Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Compulsory Military Training Scheme.
Enlistment date6 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1 Bde. Aust. Field Artillery
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1917
Place of death or woundingLangecourt, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot VII, Row B, Grave No. II), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
See "Melburn J.H.B." true family name
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal