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Frank Wheller Barlow

Portrait of Rifleman Frank Wheller Barlow 68925. Image kindly provided by Helen Barlow and Dan Millar (October 2017). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Rifleman Frank Wheller Barlow 68925. Image kindly provided by Helen Barlow and Dan Milla …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank Wheller AWMM
  • Surname
    Barlow AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 68925 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 July 1885 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 E. Barlow (father), 155 Dee Street, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 68925 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Frank Barlow was the son of Edwin and Sarah Eliza Barlow, of 121, Yarrow St., Invercargill, New Zealand. Native of Invercargill. AWMM
    • Brother of Rifleman Alfred John Barlow 24/964. Public - John - Researcher - 19 April 2018 - Military Personnel File
    • Brother of Oliver Barlow and uncle of James Roy Barlow. Public - John - Researcher - 20 April 2018 - Family Papers
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About death

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  • Death
    12 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    HavrincourtFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Metz-en-Couture Communal Cemetery British Extension, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM IV. A. 5. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • In memory of my great great uncle, Frank Barlow, who died in France 100 years ago today.
    Public - Christine - Other relative - 12 September 2018

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 September 2018ChristineAucklandOther relative
20 April 2018JohnNew ZealandResearcher
16 December 2016Daniel FrankNew ZealandOther relative

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