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John Barry

Name on Board J Barry
Name on Service
John  Barry
Enlistment Age 30
Occupation Marine Fireman
Place of Birth London, England
Next of Kin Margaret Elizabeth Barry
Address 18 Princess St, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status M
Enlistment Date 12/07/1915
Service No. 400
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 5/10/1915
Embarkation Ship HMAT Moldavia
Unit on Embarkation 1 Royal Australian Navy
Date of Death 7/08/1916
Unit on Death 1 Royal Australian Navy
Rank on Death Able Bodied Driver, RAN Bridging Train
Cause of Death Liver Disease
Place of Wounding/
11th Aust General Hospital, Caulfield, Victoria
Cemetery or Memorial Williamstown, Vic Cemetery
Additional Information John Barry returned to Australia on medical grounds July 1916.  Daughters, Eileen and Ruby; Son, George. Wife notes Williamstown, Vic as main place of connection on Australian War Memorial Circular
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