|Place of birth||Hermidale, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Blackheath, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Grace Leader, 'The Retreat', Ilford, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 months in the Citizen Military Forces ('now exempt'); previously rejected for AIF enlistment on account of chest measurement.|
|Place of enlistment||Bathurst, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||54th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/71/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||54th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||*Noted Elms George NR|
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 30 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 19 November 1919.
Proceeded overseas to France from 14th Training Bn, 21 December 1916; taken on strength, 54th Bn, in the field, 8 February 1917.
Wounded in action, 29 March 1917 (gun shot wound, right thigh and leg, fractured), and admitted to 15th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 30 March 1917; to 6th General Hospital, Rouen, 12 April 1917; to England, 2 May 1917, and admitted to Fulham Military Hospital, 3 May 1917 (right leg amputated below knee: condition serious); transferred to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 28 June 1917; granted furlough, 2 October 1917, to report to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, 16 October 1917.
Discharged to Depot, 16 March 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wandilla', 16 March 1918; transshipped to HT 'Wiltshire, left Suez, 30 March 1918; discharged (wounded), Sydney, 30 October 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MEADLEY Elmo George|