|Place of birth||Rockhampton, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A.T. Darrach, Winton, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Townsville, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company 3, Reinforcement 5|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/8/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||369A|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||28|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: James Temple and Amelia Thane DARRACH, Winton, Queensland. Born at Rockhampton, Queensland|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 2132 Pte Alexander Thane DARRACH, 26th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 19 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 14 November 1916; marched into Australian Details, No 3 Camp, Parkhouse, 15 November 1916.
Marched into Australian Machine Gun Training Depot, Grantham, 23 November 1916.
Admitted to Belton Park Hospital, 9 January 1917; marched into Australian Machine Gun Training Depot, Grantham, 24 January 1917.
Taken on strength of 22nd Machine Gun Company, 17 March 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 17 March 1917.
Promoted Lance Corporal, 29 March 1917.
Killed in action, 21 April 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DARRACH William Duncan|