|Place of birth||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||30|
|Next of kin||Father, W Mead, Walpeup, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 8, Head-Quarters|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/36/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 20 May 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 18 July 1916.`Proceeded overseas to France, 24 November 1916; taken on strength, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade, 24 March 1917.
On leave to Paris, 7 January 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 11 January 1918.
On leave to United Kingdom, 11 October 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 27 October 1918.
On ploughing course, 28 January 1919.
Admitted to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 5 February 1919 (influenza); transferred to Ambulance Train, 10 February 1919, and admitted to 7th Canadian General Hospital, 12 February 1919; transferred to England, 18 February 1919, and admitted same day to Hammersmith Military Hospital, Fulham, London; discharged on furlough, 12 March 1919, to report to No 2 Command Depot, 26 March 1919.
Marched in to No 1 Command Depot, 26 March 1919; marched in to 1st Divisional Artillery Depot, Longbridge Deverill, 15 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Liverpool on board HT 'Nestor', 31 May 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 2 July 1919; discharged, Melbourne, 16 August 1919.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalMedal stamps marked 'Returned 10/5/23'; further stamp indicated medals despatched to soldier, 6 December 1923.