|Place of birth||Clifden, Co Galway, Ireland|
|Address||Post Office, Innisfail, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||40|
|Next of kin||Father, P Brady, William Street,Tullamore, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Previously served for 7 years [entry undecipherable].|
|Place of enlistment||Townsville, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/26/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||2nd Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||9th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Brisbane, 8 August 1916. Failed to embark at Fremantle, and found guilty of being absent without leave from 22 August 1916: awarded 14 days' confined to barracks, 16 September 1916, and forfeited 22 days' pay. Reported absent from HT 'Orontes', Durban, South Africa, 8 September 1916, until apprehended by Military Police, 8 September 1916, and sent to Base Depot: no disciplinary action taken at Durban. Disembarked Plymouth, England, 18 October 1916. On Command at Brigade Signal School, 25 February 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 13 May 1918; taken on strength, 9th Bn, 1 June 1918.
Admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance, 3 November 1918 (callosities), and transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Abbeville; to 1st Australian Convalescent Depot, Havre, 15 November 1918. Granted leave to United Kingdom, 29 November-14 December 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board 'Mahana', 25 September 1919; disembarked Sydney for onward travel to Brisbane, 12 November 1919; discharged, 28 December 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BRADY Patrick Joseph|