|Place of birth||Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Annie McCullough, Sunny Bank, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Enoggera, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||42nd Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/59/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||41st Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 5472 Pte Gerald McCULLOUGH, 15th Bn, returned to Australia, 14 January 1917; 6365 Pte Robert Dixon Gordon McCULLOUGH, 25th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 5 June 1916; disembarked Southampton, 23 July 1916. Proceeded to France, 28 November 1916.
Admitted to 76th Field Ambulance, 23 June 1917 (gun shot wound, head); discharged to duty, 23 June 1917; temporarily promoted to rank of T/Corporal, 2 September 1917; revert to rank of Private, 2 January 1918.
Admitted to 10th Australian Field Ambulance, 4 June 1918, and transferred to 5th Casualty Clearing Station (influenza); to 41st Ambulance Train, 7 June 1918; to 10th General Hospital, Rouen, 8 June 1918; to 2nd Convalescent Depot, Rouen, 15 June 1918; discharged to Australian Infantry Base Depot, Rouelles, 19 June 1918; marched out, 23 June 1918. Transferred to 41st Bn and taken on strength, 14 October 1918; moved out from field, 2 April 1919. Proceeded to England from Infantry Base Depot, 7 April 1919; marched into No 3 Group, Codford, 8 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on HT 'Wahehe', 10 May 1919; disembarked Sydney, 1 July 1919, for onward travel to Brisbane. Discharged, 18 October 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McCULLOUGH John|