|Place of birth||Dublin, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||45|
|Next of kin||Brother, James Bible, Royal Hospital, Donnybrook, Dublin, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 months in the Border Regiment, British Army.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||12th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/29/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||12th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Fremantle, 25 June 1915; taken on strength of Bn, Gallipoli Peninsula, 5 August 1915.
Admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance and transferred to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, Mudros, 2 September 1915 (diarrhoea); to Hospital Ship, HS 'Salta', 5 September 1915 (dysentery); admitted to 19th General Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt, 9 September 1915; transferred to England, 23 September 1915; admitted to 3rd Western General Hospital, Cardiff, England, 4 October 1915.
Found guilty, 7 April 1916, of being absent without leave from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, 7 April 1916: awarded forfeiture of 1 day's pay.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Themistocles', from Portland, 8 May 1916; disembarked Perth, 19 June 1916; discharged, 24 July 1916 (medically unfit: debility and shell shock).
Medals: 1914/15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalAll medals returned, 30 September 1924.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BIBLE Francis|