|Place of birth||Toodyay, Western Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Toodyay, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs J Markey, Toodyay, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/15/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A52 Surada on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||10th Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 441 Pte Thomas John MARKEY, 10th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 3 September 1919; 8818 Pte William James MARKEY, 4th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 1 June 1919; Cousins: 4266 Pte Walter Clarence THORPE, 28th Bn, died of wounds, 9 April 1917; 4608 Corporal Albert Laurence THORPE, 1st Australian Light Railway Operating Company, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919; 4611 Pte Phillip THORPE, 4th Division Salvage Company, returned to Australia, 1 May 1919; Uncle: 199 Pte William Henry STRAHAN, 16th Bn, killed in action, 25 April 1915.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Fremantle, 19 February 1915.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 1 August 1915.
Evacuated from Gallipoli on board HS 'Gloucester Castle', and admitted to 1st Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 5 September 1915 (bronchitis); discharged from hospital, 12 November 1915.
Admitted to 31st General Hospital, Pt Said, 13 December 1916; discharged, 16 February 1917; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 73 days.
Transferred to 10th Light Horse Regiment, 4 July 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 19 July 1918; Corporal, 25 December 1918.
Embarked for England, 10 June 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Barambah', 3 September 1919; disembarked Fremantle, 17 October 1919; discharged, 17 November 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal