James William Barr


Born 1886

Place Riga, Latvia

Ethnic origin British

Religion Church of England

Father Donald Barr or James William Barr

Family

Wife Elise May Barr (nee Ward), married 1915 Balmain, Sydney; children Sheila Barr (1916-1921), Iris Barr (1920-1921), Mavis Barr (1920-2007)

Arrived at Australia

Residence before enlistment Sydney

Occupation Clerk, accountant

Service
service number 1723
enlisted 8.01.1915
POE Liverpool, NSW
unit 13th Battalion, 45th Battalion, 12th Inf. Brigade HQ
rank Private, Corporal, Sergeant
place Gallipoli, 1915; Western Front, 1916-1918
casualties WIA 1918
final fate RTA 11.12.1918
discharged 1.04.1919

Naturalisation Natural born British subject

Residence after the war Sydney

Died 1.01.1923 Chatswood, Sydney

Materials

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Family tree on Ancestry.com

Blog article

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