BARKER, Paul Studholme
(Service number )

First Rank Last Rank Captain


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Sheep farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin J.M Barker, Woodbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with UK Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Royal Field Artillery
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 78th Battalion
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards Military Cross

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date Age 30
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Solferino Farm Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Blegium
Memorial Reference I. D. 21
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Geraldine Church Memorial; Geraldine War Memorial; Woodbury Church Memorial (MC, 78th Brigade RF); Woodbury War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Christs's College School List 1850-1950, page 233 1869 BARKER, Paul Studholme. "Andrews's" "Collins's" February, 1899-1906 Son of John Mathias Barker (406), Woodbury Prefect; XV., 1905-6; Shooting VIII., 1906; Sheepfarmer, Berengaria, Upper Murchison, W.A.; Captain, M.C., 78th Brigade R.F.A. in Great War. Killed in action 26th October, 1917. which contains slightly different information PAUL BARKER, Number 1869, House Andrews, Collins, Years 1899 - 1906, History Son of JM Barker (406). Brother of Michael (1723a), Harold (2252), Clive (2774). Killed in action, 26 October 1917. Country New Zealand


CWGC Sep 2013; NEW-ZEALAND-L Archives Rootsweb

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Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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