Francis Maxwell BARTON

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BARTON, Francis Maxwell

Service Number: Officer
Enlisted: 18 November 1914, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Captain
Last Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 11 August 1893
Home Town: Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Sydney Grammar School
Occupation: Law student
Died: Killed in Action, Mouquet Farm, France, 11 August 1916, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Serre Road Cemetery No.1
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Sydney Grammar School WW1 Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

18 Nov 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, Sydney, New South Wales
22 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 13th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
22 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 13th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
1 Feb 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 13th Infantry Battalion
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 13th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
11 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Captain, 13th Infantry Battalion, Mouquet Farm

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