|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Galway, Ireland|
|Address||Deacon Street, Auburn, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||40|
|Next of kin||Ni, Mrs N Keeney, Beacon Street, Auburn, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/35/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||53rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked, 2 November 1915; disembarked Egypt, 30 November 1915.
Admitted to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 13 February 1916 (excema); discharged to Australian Convalescent Depot, Helouan, 24 February 1916; discharged to Luna Park, 3 March 1916. Admitted to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 3 March 1916 (excema); discharged to duty, 8 March 1916.
Transferred to 53rd Bn, 18 April 1916; taken on strength, Tel el Kebir, 20 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 28 June 1916.
Found to be out of Billet at 11.15 pm, 10 July 1916: forfeited 2 days? pay.
Wounded in action, Fleurbaix, 8 August 1916; officially reported to be prisoner of war in Germany, 20 July 1916.
Repatriated to England, arrived, 5 December 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT ?Nervasa?, 5 March 1919 (premature senility); admitted to ship?s hospital at sea, 6 March 1919 (boil); discharged to duty, 9 March 1919; disembarked Sydney, 23 April 1919; discharged, Sydney, 21 September 1919.
Total war service: 4 years 65 days (of which 3 years 176 days were abroad)Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GILL Patrick Joseph|