John Francis BARRY

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BARRY, John Francis

Service Number: 358
Enlisted: 21 August 1914, Yarrawonga, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 7th Infantry Battalion
Born: Yarrawonga, Victoria, 25 October 1888
Home Town: Yarrawonga, Moira, Victoria
Schooling: Sacred Heart Catholic School
Occupation: Printer and reporter
Died: Died of wounds (received at Gallipoli), Alexandria, Egypt, 11 May 1915, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery
Row H. Grave 78
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Yarrawonga War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

21 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 358, Yarrawonga, Victoria
19 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 358, 7th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
19 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 358, 7th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Melbourne
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 358, 7th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
25 Apr 1915: Wounded Private, SN 358, 7th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli, GSW (legs and back)

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Biography

Original member of 7th Battalion AIF