We remember William George Barras

We remember William George Barras

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Timeline

Timeline

1868
birth Source:8537624 30th March 1868
1880
dates Age 12 Source:8537624 2nd August 1880
1880
education Hutchesons' Boys' Grammar School Glasgow United Kingdom Source:8537624 2nd August 1880
1880
location 4 Osborne Terrace, Govan, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address Source:8537624 2nd August 1880
service Royal Navy Staff Surgeon Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve H.M.S. "Vanguard" Source:8537250
service Royal Navy Staff Surgeon Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve - HMS 'Vanguard' Source:8537250
1917
death Killed by internal explosion of vessel at Scapa Flow. Source:8537250 9th July 1917

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William George
Initials WG
Last Name Barras
Source 8537238
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
4 Osborne Terrace, Govan, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address known 2nd August 1880
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve H.M.S. "Vanguard" Staff Surgeon
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve - HMS 'Vanguard' Staff Surgeon
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
R A Barras mother
James Barras father

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542
Britain School & University rolls 1914-1918 Transcription Ann39898

External Evidence

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Hutchesons' Grammar School Admission Register Hutchesons65390

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William George Barras Hutchesons65390
William George Barras RNVR MD LSSc DPH Hutchesons65390
June 1916 Navy List Trevor321

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