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Full Name
Jabez Barrett
Rank Last Held
Sapper
Forename(s)
Jabez
Surname
Barrett
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
  • 4/1990
  • 4/1990A
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Sapper
Occupation before Enlistment
Baker
Next of Kin
Mrs Gordon (sister), Eastown, Wanganui, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
11th Reinforcements New Zealand Field Engineers, No. 1 Field Company
Embarkation Date
1 April 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
28
Page on Nominal Roll
25
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Engineers
Place of Death
France
Date of Death
23 January 1918
Age at Death
41
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave Reference
XXVII. F. 7.
Biographical Notes
Brother of D. P. Barrett, of Fielding, New Zealand.
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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