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Barry Mainwaring
Born Unknown
Occupation Travelling salesman
Relatives Edmund Mainwaring (father)
George Mainwaring (brother)
Affiliations N/A
Series information
Only appearance My Brother and I
Portrayed by Arthur Lowe
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Barry Mainwaring was the long-lost brother of Captain George Mainwaring, he appeared once in the entire series, in My Brother and I.


He and his brother apparently always clash due to their differing personalities, with Barry repeatedly referring to his brother as "po-face". He worked as a travelling salesman for a joke shop, and was an alcoholic.