|NAME||John George Hewson BARBER|
|MILITARY SERIAL NO.||1008|
|UNIT||1st Reinforcements Camel Corps|
|ENLISTED||Lismore 18 January 1916|
|DISCHARGED||Sydney 3 January 1918 – Medically unfit|
John Barber applied for his loan on 27 November 1919. It was finally approved on 23 June 1920. His block consisted of 137 acres and was located in the County of Rous, Parish of Tomki, Land District of Casino. His property was on Springrove Road, Casino.
It was stated on 10 January 1920, that
he was a capable farmer, the holding was a good property and it was a home maintenance area. 
John Barber had repaid the Advance in full by 8 October 1923.
 SRNSW: Lands Department; NRS 8058, Returned Soldiers Settlement loan files; [12/6903 No. 3070], John George Hewson Barber, Application for Loan 27 November 1919.
 Ibid, H.E. Crisp Secretary, Department of Repatriation to Director of Soldier Settlers, 10 January 1920.
 Ibid, Under-Secretary to the District Officer Murwillumbah 8 October 1923.
Sources used to compile this entry:
State Records NSW: Lands Department; NRS 8058, Returned Soldiers Settlement loan files; [12/6903 No. 3070] John George Hewson Barber.
National Archives of Australia: B2455, First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossiers (John George Hewson Barber) online: http://naa12.naa.gov.au/scripts/imagine.asp?B=3048760&I=1&SE=1