|Place of birth||Kinsale, Cork, Ireland|
|Address||Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Mary McCarthy, 11 Mary Street, Cork, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Served for 21 years with the Royal Welsh Regiment.|
|Place of enlistment||Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||43rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/60/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||43rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle on HMT 'Argyllshire', 9 November 1916.
Admitted to hospital at sea, 17 November 1916; discharged to duty, 18 November 1916; disembarked Devonport, 10 January 1917.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Cork, 3 February 1917; discharged to duty, 12 February 1917; marched into 11th Training Bn, 14 February 1917.
Found guilty at Durrington, 24 February 1917, of drunkenness whilst on active service, 23 February 1917: awarded 28 days' detention.
Marched into 11th Training Bn from Fargo Military Hospital, 21 March 1917; marched into No 2 Command Depot, 18 April 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on HT 'Runic', 4 May 1917.
Found guilty at Cape Town, 7 July 1917, of (1) breaking barracks, (2) drunkenness in Cape Town, (3) accosting officers, (4) resisting escort: awarded 4 days' detention.Embarked Cape Town on 'Nestor', 26 August 1917. Discharged as being medically unfit for service, Perth, 4 October 1917 (senility, varicose veins, rheumatism). Medals: British War Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McCARTHY Timothy|