Hubert Joseph Barker

Name

Hubert Joseph Barker

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

28/03/1918
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment)
5th Bn., attached 1st/8th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

ANZIN-ST. AUBIN BRITISH CEMETERY
III. B. 16.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford
Hertford Grammar Memorial - now Richard Hale School, Hertford

Pre War

Born in 1897 in Hertford son of Joseph Thomas and Florence Barker, of 22, Queen's Road, Hertford. Educated at Wisley Agricultural College.

Wartime Service

Enlisted initially as 5485 Private the Honourable Artillery Company and obtained a commission as 2nd Lieutenant 5th Middlesex Regiment on 30 Oct 1917 entering France on 30 Dec 1917. He died of wounds probably in one of the casualty clearing stations near Arras.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox