|Place of birth||Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Rofe Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs B Stone, Rofe Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Holsworthy, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/37/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||56th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Fromelles, France|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||26|
|Place of burial||Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 31), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Allotted to, and proceeded to 56th Bn from 5th Training Bn, Zeitoun, 16 February 1916; taken on strength of 56th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 16 February 1916.
Found guilty, Ferry Post, 24 May 1916, of obscene language to a NCO: awarded 5 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 20 July 1916; admitted to No 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 20 July 1916 (gun shot wounds, head and legs).
Died of wounds, No 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 20 July 1916.
Buried at Bailleul Cemetery, 20 July 1916.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BARKER Ernest|