Regimental number3321
Place of birthDublin Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMain Road, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Henry Shelton, Main Road, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal