Private Barnard died on the 13th October 1915 attacking the Hohenzollern Redoubt in France. He was 21 years old.
He has no known grave and is remembered on the Loos Memorial to the Missing. He is also remembered on the St. John the Divine Roll of Honour, Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Roll of Honour and on the Parish Church Institute Roll of Honour.
He joined the ‘Lincolns’ early in the war but didn’t go abroad until February 1915. He worked at Marshall Sons & Co as a clerk.