|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Kerry, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Johanna Foley, Lonhert, Killorglin, Co Kerry, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||26th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/43/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||26th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Found guilty of overstaying leave from 2400, 27 July, to 2400, 1 August 1916: awarded 5 days's confined to camp, and forfeited 5 days' pay.
Proceeded overseas to France from 7th Training Bn, England, 5 September 1916; taken on strength, 26th Bn, in the field, 20 September 1916.
Admitted to 1st Australian Field Ambulance, 16 March 1917 (weak heart); transferred to 2nd Division Rest Station, 17 March 1917 (pleurisy); discharged to duty, 24 March 1917.
Admitted to 6th Australian Field Ambulance, 25 March 1917 (pyrexia, unknown origin), and transferred same day to 2nd Division Rest Station; discharged to duty, 5 April 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 6 April 1917.
Admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 30 April 1917 (pleurisy), and transferred same day to Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train, 6 May 1917, and admitted to 18th General Hospital, Camiers, 31 May 1917; to No 6 Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 31 May 1917; to Base Depot, 30 July 1917.
On leave to England, 7 August 1917; rejoined Base Depot from leave, 27 August 1917.
Rejoined Bn, in the field, 8 September 1917.
Wounded in action, Belgium, 20 September 1917 (gun shot wound, left thigh and hip); admitted to 6th Australian Field Ambulance, 21 September 1917; transferred same day to 10th Casualty Clearing Station, and then to Ambulance Train No 14; admitted to 3rd General Hospital, Le Treport, 23 September 1917. Transferred to England, 25 September 1917, and admitted to Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, 26 September 1917 (wound severe); transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 29 October 1917; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 2 November 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Kenilworth Castle', 12 March 1918; transshipped to HT 'Feldmarschall', Durban, South Africa, 23 April 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 22 May 1918, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 30 June 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||77|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FOLEY Patrick|