|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Hastings, Victoria|
|Occupation||Grocer and waiter|
|Address||39 Greig Street, Albert Park, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A Byrne, 39 Greig Street, Albert Park, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||22nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/39/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||22nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 22nd Bn, Tel el Kebir, 8 January 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 26 March 1916; proceeded to join Bn, in the field, 25 July 1916.
Admitted to 4th Casualty Clearing station, 2 September 1916 (warts on penis); transferred to 18th General Hospital, Camiers, 2 September 1916 (papillomata [non-venereal]); to 6th Convalescent Depot, 16 September 1916, and discharged same day to Base Depot, Etaples.
Admitted to 26th General Hospital, Etaples, 21 October 1916 (disordered action of the heart); transferred to England, 25 October 1916, and admitted to 1st Western General Hospital (gassed); transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 3 November 1916; discharged on furlough, 15 January 1917, to report to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, 31 January 1917. Marched in to No 2 command Depot, Weymouth, 16 February 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Themistocles', 4 May 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 11 August 1917.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalRe-enlisted for Sea Transport duty, 28 June 1918; discharged (medically unfit), 14 August 1918.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||62|
|Place of burial||Necropolis, Springvale, Victoria|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, SHEEHEY Walter Everard|