Terence Joseph BARRY

Badge Number: S16091, Sub Branch: Lone Gum & Monash
S16091

BARRY, Terence Joseph

Service Numbers: 276, S32308
Enlisted: 18 August 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 32nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 24 October 1883
Home Town: Monash, Berri and Barmera, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Bushman
Died: Natural causes, Loxton Hospital, South Australia, 28 June 1969, aged 85 years
Cemetery: Loxton Cemetery, S.A.
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Memorials: Berri Oval "Diver" Derrick VC Memorial Grandstand & Roll of Honour, Berri Oval "Diver" Derrick VC Memorial Grandstand & Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

18 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 276, Adelaide, South Australia
11 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 276, 32nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
11 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Driver, SN 276, 32nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Katuna, Adelaide
6 Mar 1918: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, SN 276, 32nd Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

10 Oct 1940: Involvement Private, SN S32308
10 Oct 1940: Enlisted Loveday Camp, SA
10 Oct 1940: Enlisted Loveday Camp, SA
10 Oct 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN S32308
9 Aug 1945: Discharged
9 Aug 1945: Discharged
9 Aug 1945: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN S32308
Date unknown: Involvement

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Biography

NOK - Sister Elizabeth Hunam, 391 Chapel St, South Yarra, VIC.

On enlisting Terence was single; 32yrs 10mths old; 5' 4.5" tall; fair complexion; blue eyes; brown hair; Roman Catholic, a Bushman.

18/8/1915    enlisted at Woodside, SA
                   as a Driver in 32nd Battalion, Transport Section

11/11/1915  embarked from Port Adelaide, SA onboard HMAT A13 Katuna

16/12/1915  disembarked in Suez, Egypt

20/7/1916    gunshot wound  Boulogne, France

18/10/1917  Returned to Australia onboard A72 Beltana

6/3/1918      discharged from service

Medals:        1914-15 Star (6099), British War Medal (7497), Victory Medal (7434)

28/6/1969    died in Loxton Hospital
                   buried in Loxton Cemetery

Sourced and submitted by Julianne T Ryan, April 2016.  Lest we forget.

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