|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Dangar Village near Narrabri, New South Wales|
|Address||Gunnedah, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Kate Bloomfield, Church Lane, Gunnedah, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Muswelbrook, New South wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||34th Battalion, A Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/51/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||34th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||A member of the Hibernian Australasian Catholic Benefit Society.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Passchendaele, Ypres, Belgium|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||24|
|Place of burial||Tyne Cot Cemetery, (Plot 34, Row H, Grave 19), Passchendaele, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Commemorated in St Joseph's Catholic Church (Station of the Cross 12: presented by Mrs BLOOMFIELD in memory), Gunnedah, New South Wales.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 2 May 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 23 June 1916.Admitted to Bulford Venereal Disease Hospital, 25 October 1916; transferred to Parkhouse Military Hospital, 19 November 1916; discharged to duty, 22 November 1916; total period of treatment: 28 days.
Marched in to 9th Training Bn, 12 December 1916.
Found guilty, 12 December 1916, of while on escort duty allowing his prisoner to escape: awarded 14 days detention.
Proceeded overseas to France, 31 December 1916; rejoined 34th Bn, in the field, 5 January 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 7 February 1917.
Promoted Corporal, 20 June 1917.
Admitted to 11th Field Ambulance, 22 July 1917 (diarrhoea); transferred to 3rd Divisional Rest Station, 24 July 1917; rejoined unit, 31 July 1917.
Detached to Bomb School, 9 September 1917; rejoined unit from detachment, 17 September 1917.
Promoted Lance Sergeant,7 October 1917.
Killed in action, Belgium, 12 October 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal