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Private Richard Kevin Barry

1888
Born in Preston, VIC
24/8/1914
Enlisted in AIF aged 24
12/10/1914
Discharged from AIF - medially unfit
7/3/1916
Enlisted in the AIF, 14th Battalion, 18th Reinforcements aged 26
4/5/1916
Embarked aboard the HMAT A17 Port Lincoln
4/12/1916
Overseas to France
27/1/1917
Wounded in action in France - Shrapnel wound to left eye
28/1/1917
Rejoined unit from hospital
1/6/1917
Detached to 2nd ANZAC Corps school
14/9/1917
Rejoin the 14th Battalion
1/1/1918
AWOL in Enland for 8 days
11/1/1918
Detention Barracks for 21 days
8/2/1918
Infantry Base Depot, France
4/5/1918
Rejoined unit
3/7/1918
To hospital sick
9/7/1918
Transferred to UK
1/8/1918
To 3rd Auxillary Hospital - Influenza
19/9/1918
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital
13/12/1918
Discharged to Convalescent Depot - Vertigo
15/1/1919
Embarked for Australia aboard the City of Exeter
2/3/1919
Returned to Australia
9/4/1919
Discharged from the AIF - medially unfit
3/2/1922
Died at Bacchus Marsh aged 33

Last updated by lee, Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:20:58