|Place of birth||Limerick, Ireland|
|Address||Perth PO, Perth, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||38|
|Next of kin||Father, Edmund Gorman, Garrydooles, Co Limerick, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||28th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/45/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A52 Surada on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||28th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Age at death from cemetery records||40|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Edmund and Margaret GORMAN, Garrydoolis, Pallasgrean, Co Limerick, Ireland|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 20 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 21 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 21 December 1916. Admitted to Segregation Camp, Etaples, 9 January 1917; proceeded to join unit, 25 February 1917; taken on strength, 28th Bn, in the field, 28 February 1917.
Wounded in action, 3 May 1917 (gun shot wound, left thigh and leg), and admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred same day to No 3 Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train, 4 May 1917, and admitted to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 5 May 1917. Transferred to England, 19 May 1917, and admitted to Reading War Hospital, 20 May 1917. Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth (date not recorded); marched in to AIF Headquarters, London, 23 June 1917; to No 4 Command Depot, 9 July 1917; to Overseas Training Brigade, Perham Downs, 20 August 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 20 October 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 28 October 1917.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 9 March 1918 (shell wounds, back and head), and admitted to 6th Australian Field Ambulance.
Died of wounds, 9 March 1918.
Buried Chateau Rosenberg Military Cemetery Extension, 1.5 miles SSW of Messines, Belgium.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Age at death||40|
|Place of burial||Berks Cemetery Extension (Rosenberg Plateau Plots) (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 37), Ploegsteert, Belgium|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GORMAN Patrick|