|Place of birth||Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland|
|Address||Kevidalla via Cloncurry, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Brother, G T Gardiner, Broxbourne, Pittsworth, Queensland|
|Place of enlistment||Charters Towers, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Queensland Reinforcement 4|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/111/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||9th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney on HMAT 'Orontes', 5 June 1918; disembarked Liverpool, 11 August 1918; marched into 5th Training Bn, Fovant, 12 August 1918.
Admitted to hospital, Hurdcott, 1 September 1918 (mumps); transferred to Isolation Hospital, Salisbury, 15 September 1918; transferred to Military Hospital, Fovant, 24 September 1918 (pleurisy). Transferred to 9th Bn Reinforcements whilst in hospital, 4 October 1918; transferred to 3rd Southern General Hospital, 19 October 1918; transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 17 December 1918; discharged on furlough, 20 December 1918. Marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 2 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Karoa', 28 March 1919.
Admitted to hospital whilst at sea, 16 April 1919 (pleurisy); discharged to duty, 2 May 1919; disembarked Brisbane, 15 May 1919. Discharged Brisbane, 30 May 1919.Medals: British War Medal