|Place of birth||Wyalong New South Wales|
|Address||West Wyalong, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr W H Clift, West Wyalong, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in the Cadets for 12 months with the rank of Sergeant.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/21/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Enlisted 14 October 1915, 4th Bn,14th Reinforcement; taken on strength, 4th Bn, 31 July 1916; promoted Corporal, 24 August 1916.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Ypres, Belgium|
|Age at death||19|
|Place of burial||Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Plot VI, Row N, Grave No. 1) (Transport Farm), Zillebeke, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Commemorated on Wyalong Roll of Honour.|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 67364 Pte Albert Ernest CLIFT, New South Wales Reinforcements 25, embarked 7 November 1918; ship recalled owing to cessation of hostilities.|
Enlisted Cootamundra, New South Wales.
War service: Western Front
Disembarked Alexandria, Egypt, 7 March 1916.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 3 April 1916.
Joined 4th Bn, 30 July 1916; reverted to rank of Pte. Promoted Lance Corporal, 3 August 1916; Corporal, 24 August 1916.
Killed in action, Belgium, 11 September 1916. Buried at Railway Dug-Outs Burial Ground, 1.5 miles SSE of Ypres [records state Ypres, France].Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal