|Place of birth||Guildford, Co Down, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Rosewood via Wagga Wagga, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Maggie McCullough, Guildford, County Down, Ireland|
|Place of enlistment||Goulburn, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||55th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/72/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||55th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 30 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 19 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 31 December 1916; taken on strength, 55th Bn, 8 February 1917.
Admitted to 5th Divisional Rest Station, 14 May 1917 (pyrexia, unknown origin); discharged to duty, 20 May 1917; rejoined Bn, 22 May 1917.
Found guilty, 18 August 1917, of being absent from billetting area without a pass: awarded 3 days confined to barracks.
Wounded in action, 19 October 1917 (gun shot wound, left thigh; compound fracture), and admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 3rd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 19 October 1917; to 54th General Hospital, 22 October 1917; to England, 19 December 1917, and admitted to 2nd Eastern General Hospital, Brighton, 20 December 1917; to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 10 January 1918; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 22 January 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board 'Durham Castle', 10 March 1918; embarked Capetown on board 'Orontes', 23 April 1918; disembarked Sydney, 12 May 1918; discharged, 13 June 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McCULLOUGH Alexander|