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Regimental number1704
Date of birth23 September 1892
True NameBARR, Sydney Charles
ReligionRoman Catholic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 9.25"
Weight165 lbs
Enlistment date5 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularPlayed one game with Essendon Football Club, 1918.
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 February 1969
Age at death76

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