|Place of birth||Sydney, New South Wales|
|School||Marist Brothers School, Redfern, New South Wales|
|Address||Waterloo, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs L. Gray, 118 Queen Street, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Holdsworthy, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||New South Wales Reinforcement 4|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/111/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Feldmarschall on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Artillery Details|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Place of burial||Tidworth Military Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 64), North Tidworth, Wiltshire, England|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Elizabeth GRAY, 200 Victoria Street, Alexandria, New South Wales|
War service: England.
Tried by District Court Martial, 11 January 1918, on a charge of while on active service, deserting His Majesty's service; found Guilty: sentenced to 6 months' imprisonment with hard labour; sentence confirmed by Adjutant General, 22 January 1918; sentence promulgated, 29 January 1918.
Sentence of imprisonment with hard labour suspended, 19 June 1918.
Embarked Sydney, 19 June 1918; disembarked London, England, 26 August 1918; marched into 14th Training Bn, 26 August 1918, and allotted to 13th Bn reinforcements.
Marched out to 12th Training Bn, Hurdcott, 26 August 1918.
Transferred to Artillery Details, 7 October 1918, and marched into Reserve Bde Australian Artillery, Heyesbury, the same day, and mustered as a Gunner.
Admitted to Fargo Military Hospital, 17 October 1918 (bronchitis).
Died, Fargo Military Hospital, 24 October 1918.
Buried, Tidworth Military Cemetery, 31 October 1918.Medal: British War Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GRAY William|