Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet
NameDouglas John BARNARD 6
Birth1 Mar 1919, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Burial6 Dec 1944, Rookwood Cath.Cem.Vault M1-Sec B-5
Death4 Dec 1944, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia1515
FatherGeorge (Jessel) BARNARD (1884-1954)
MotherNina May SULLIVAN (1886-1951)
Notes for Douglas John BARNARD
In November 1933 at the age of 14 years, whilst canoeing at HaslemsCreek[In the grounds of Rookwood Cemetery] Douglas was shot accidentlyby a seventnn year old boy, the bullet lodging in loose flesh near hisspine, due to the fact of the closeness to the spine itself the bulletwas not removed. Douglas John died as a result of an accident on the4th December 1944, one month after being discharged from te Army 2/17Btl. 7th Division wand was buried at Rookwood Catholic Cemetery.
Last Modified NewCreated 21 Mar 2024 by Jim Falk