|Place of birth||Albury, New South Wales|
|Address||Germantown PO, Germantown via Culcairn, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Brother, John C Morton, Germantown PO, Germantown via Culcairn, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||12th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/17/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||6th Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Transferred to 6th Light Horse Regiment, and posted to D Squadron, Gallipoli, 29 August 1915.
Appointed Temporary Lance Corporal, 3 October 1915.
Wounded in action, 11 November 1915 (bullet wound, left side head: serious; both legs and right arm paralysed), and admitted to 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance. Transferred to HS 'Syria', 18 November 1915; disembarked Alexandria, 20 November 1915, and admitted to 21st General Hospital.
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Ulysses', 6 January 1916; discharged, Sydney (medically unfit), 10 June 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalDied, Corowa Hospital, 18 August 1916 (pleurisy).
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Corowa Catholic Cemetery (South Section, Row 10, Plot No 10), New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MORTON Lawrence Gregory|