|Place of birth||Kaita, Victoria|
|School||State School, Kiata, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Christina Boneham, Kaniva, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Rifle Club (2 years)|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Morphettville, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/14/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A26 Armadale on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||R103|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Machine Gun Squadron|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Date of death|
|Age at death||28|
|Place of burial||Damascus British War Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 19), Syria|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Family/military connections||Second period of service: see R103 Josiah Clifton BONEHAM.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 16 May 1915.
Admitted to HS 'Ascania', 9 June 1915 (influenza); transferred to No 17 General Hospital, Alexandria, no date stated; discharged to duty, 22 June 1915.
Admitted to No 19 General Hospital, Alexandria, 8 July 1915 (varicole); transferred to England, 10 August 1915; to No 4 London General Hospital, 23 August 1915.
Found guilty, 29 November 1915, of being absent without leave, 29 November 1915: awarded 12 days' detention, and total forfeiture 24 days' pay.
Found guilty, 20 March 1916, of overstaying leave from 14 March 1916, until 18 March 1918: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks, and forfeits 5 days' pay.
Embarked England, 25 March 1916; marched into 3rd Training Regiment, Tel el Kebir, 12 April 1916.
Transferred to 3rd Double Squadron, 23 June 1916; taken on strength of 3rd Double Squadron, 6 July 1916.
Admitted to No 1/2 East Lancs Field Ambulance, El Ferdau, 6 August 1916 (pyrexia of unknown origin); transferred to Casualty Clearing Station, 7 August 1916; to No 1 Australian General Hospital, 11 August 1916 (debility); to No 3 Australian General Hospital, 14 August 1916.
Commenced return to Australia on HT 'Ascanius', 2 September 1916; disembarked Adelaide, 29 September 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BONEHAM Josiah Clifton|