Henry BARTER

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BARTER, Henry

Service Number: Officer
Enlisted: 1 February 1916, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 45th Infantry Battalion
Born: Balmain, New South Wales, 12 November 1894
Home Town: Balmain, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Schooling: Fort Street Boys' School
Occupation: Salesman
Died: Killed in Action (sniper - head shot), Guedecourt, France, 23 November 1916, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Bulls Road Cemetery, Flers
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

1 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 45th Infantry Battalion, Sydney, New South Wales
14 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 45th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
14 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 45th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Sydney
23 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 45th Infantry Battalion

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Biography

"LIEUT. H. BARTER.        

Lieut. H. Barter, who left Sydney in April last, was killed in action in France on November 23. He was the only son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Barter, of 28 Union-street, Balmain East. Lieut. Barter was 22 years of age, and was educated at Fort-street School. Prior to emlisting he was employed by Messrs. David Storey and Co., of York-street." - from the Sydney Morning Herald 19 Dec 1916 (nla.gov.au)

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