|Place of birth||South Melbourne, Victoria|
|Address||34 Studley Street, Abbotsford, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||33|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs E Christie, 34 Studley Street, Abbotsford, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||6th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/23/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||6th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Re-embarked, 23 November 1915; disembarked Egypt, 20 December 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 26 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 2 April 1916.
Wounded in action, France, 25 July 1916 (gun shot wound, right shoulder); transferred from hospital (no details recorded) to England, 30 July 1916, and admitted to War Hospital, Dundee, Scotland (gun shot wound, back and shoulder: serious); transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 4 October 1916; discharged from hospital, 26 October 1916.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wiltshire', 18 November 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 31 December 1916; discharged (medically unfit: gun shot wound, right shoulder, chronic bronchitis), 26 May 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Surname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as MORRISEY. See 1575 Matthew MORRISSEY for first period of service.|
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Bendigo Cemetery, Victoria|