|Place of birth||Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||62 Union Street, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||40|
|Next of kin||Cousin, Mrs L Elliott, 181 Cathedral Street, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/21/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||45th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Joined 4th Bn, Tel-el-Kebir, 1 January 1916. Transferred to 56th Battalion, 13 February 1916; taken on strength of 56th Battalion, 16 February 1916; proceeded On Command to Zagazig Picquet, 25 February 1916; rejoined unit from detachment, 4 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria on HMT 'Huntsend' and proceeded to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Admitted to 15th Field Ambulance, 27 August 1916 (pyrexia); transferred to 5th Divisional Receiving Station, 27 August 1916; discharged to duty, 12 October 1916; rejoined unit from hospital, 13 October 1916.
Admitted to 36th Casualty Clearing Station, 3 November 1916 (debility); to Ambulance Train, 3 November 1916; admitted to 12th General Hospital, Rouen, 5 November 1916; transferred to No 2 Convalescent Depot, 8 November 1916; discharged to duty, 11 November 1916; marched into 5th Australian Divisional Base Depot, 13 November 1916; moved into the field, 27 December 1916; rejoined unit from hospital, 27 December 1916; proceeded on leave of absence to the United Kingdom, 14 January 1917; rejoined unit from leave, 2 February 1917; to be Lance Corporal, 27 March 1917.
Admitted to 6th Field Ambulance, 26 September 1917 (gun shot wound, right arm and head); transferred to 10th Casualty Clearing Station, 26 September 1917; to St. John's Ambulance, Etaples, 27 September 1917. Embarked on board HS 'Stad Antwerpen' and proceeded to England for further treatment, 1 October 1917; admitted to Beaufort War Hospital, Bristol, 1 October 1917 (amputated right arm, compound fracture to skull); transferred to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 18 February 1918; discharged on furlough, 21 February 1918. Marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 9 March 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Dunluce Castle', 8 April 1918; changed for return to Australia on HT 'Port Darwin', 12 July 1918; disembarked Sydney, 17 August 1918. Discharged on account of being medically unfit for continued service, 20 March 1919 (amputated right arm).Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal