|Place of birth||Katanning, Western Australia|
|Address||Birkenhead, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A. Shanahan, Alfred Street, Birkenhead, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||48th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Frederick and Annie NEATE|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength of 48th Bn, Serapeum, 12 April 1916.
Admitted to No 12 Australian Field Ambulance, France, 12 November 1916; rejoined unit, 25 November 1916.
Wounded in action, 13 January 1917; admitted to No 38 Casualty Clearing Station, 13 January 1917; transferred to Ambulance Train, 15 January 19147; to No 6 General Hospital, Rouen, 16 January 1917 (gunshot wounds multiple); transferred to England, 11 February 1917; to No 3 London General Hospital, 13 February 1917 (gunshot wounds face, both hands and right leg); to No 3 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 23 March 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Kanowna', 16 July 1917; disembarked Adelaide, 6 September 1917; discharged (medically unfit: shrapnel wound face, left wrist joint, both hands), 6 March 1918.
Total war service: 2 years 191 days (of which 1 year 176 days was abroad).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||32|
|Place of burial||Cheltenham Cemetery, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, NEATE Arthur John|