Alexander Barr Winning

Born 17.09.1892

Place Kharkov, Ukraine

Ethnic origin British

Religion Presbyterian

Father James Winning, died 1895 in Kharkov

Mother Anne Drummond Barr Winning


Wife Dorothy Winning (nee Major), married 1923; daughter Olga Patricia, b. 1924, son Ian Stewart Barr Winning, b.1926, served in RAAF in WWII, son George Alexander, b. 1934

Residence before arrival at Australia Lived in Glasgow

Arrived at Australia
from Liverpool, UK
on 11.06.1912
per Persic
disembarked at Albany, WA

Residence before enlistment Perth

Occupation 1916 draughtsman, 1929 architect

service number 6831
enlisted 2.07.1916
POE Perth, WA
unit 11th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917-1919
discharged 5.06.1920 in Britain

Naturalisation Natural born British subject

Residence after the war Perth

Died 20.03.1963 Perth


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Family tree on


Russian Anzacs (Russian)

Russian Anzacs (English)

Winnings of Westmuir

Newspaper articles

The late Mrs A.D. Winning. - The Daily News, Perth, 20 September 1921, p. 2

Viceregal. - The West Australian Perth, 20 December 1952, p. 2


John J. Taylor. Alexander Barr Winning (1892-1963), 2013, Western Australian Architect Biographies,

Dictionary of Scottish architects