|Place of birth||Athlone, Ireland|
|Address||Post Office, Condobolin, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||36|
|Next of kin||Sister, Mrs V Cavitt, 13 Robert Street, Newtown, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Battalion, 25th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/18/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of burial||Borre British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 29), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
Enlisted 1915; discharged from 12the Reinforcement, 4th Bn, 5 January 1916: 'services no longer required'. Absent without leave, 20 November-17 December 1915: 27 days. Lance Corporal L. Mutton, Military Police, stated, 15 December 1915: 'I beg to report that I was sent to No 4 Police Station to escort the above to barracks which I did and handed him over to the guard at the Provost Gaol. The accused said he was suffering from a venereal disease.' Re-enlisted, 29 April 1917.
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 10 May 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 20 July 1917. Marched in to 1st Training Bn, Durrington, 20 July 1917. Admitted to No 1 Group Clearing Hospital, Sutton Veny, 25 October 1917 (injured ankle); marched in to No 1 Command Depot, 28 November 1917; to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 6 December 1917; to Overseas Training Brigade, 3 January 1918. Proceeded overseas to France, 23 January 1918; taken on strength, 1st Bn, 31 January 1918.
Found guilty, 25 April 1918, of when on Active Service being absent without leave from 23/4/18 9 pm until apprehended at 10 am, 24/4/18: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2; forfeited a total of 9 days' pay. To Field Punishment Compound, 4 June 1918; rejoined Bn, 3 July 1918.
Killed in action, France, 9 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MARTIN Timothy|