|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|True Name||JORDON, Samuel Dudley|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||8 Elizabeth Street, Norwood, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr P. Jordon, 8 Elizabeth Street, Norwood, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Given name on RoHc is Samuel Dudley.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||Given name incorrectly entered on Nominal Roll as Audley.|
|Place of death or wounding||Ville-Sur-Ancre, France|
|Age at death||25|
|Age at death from cemetery records||25|
|Place of burial||Mericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 6), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Patrick Francis and Ellen JORDON, Ann Street, Croydon Park, Kilkenny, South Australia. Native of Melbourne, Victoria|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 1 April 1916; disembarked Suez, 12 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 21 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 30 June 1916.
Taken on strength, 60th Bn, in the field, 18 November 1916.
Appointed Corporal, 7 April 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 2 September 1917.
Tried by District Court Martial, 29 November 1917, on charge of when on Active Service being absent without leave in London from 6 am, 14 July, to 5.30 pm, 21 October 1917: found guilty; awarded 28 days' detention, reduction to the ranks, and forfeiture of 104 days' pay.
Admitted to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, 21 October 1917 (ulceration stomatitis); discharged to Tranining Bn, Longbridge Deverill, 22 December 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 27 December 1917; rejoined unit from detention, 1 January 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Surname incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as JORDAN.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, JORDON Dudley|