|Place of birth||Prahran, Victoria|
|Address||Methodist Home Cheltenham, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Louisa Trudgeon, Methodist Home, Cheltenham, Victoria|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||21st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/38/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||24th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 10 August 1915.
Sent to Hospital, 7 December 1915; admitted to No 3 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis (date not recorded); discharged to duty, 31 January 1916.
Admitted to No 2 Australian General Hospital, Ghezireh, 5 February 1916 (eye trouble); transferred to No 3 Australian General Hospital, Abbassia, 19 February 1916 (deafness); to Military Infectious Hospital, 24 March 1916.Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Armadale', 21 May 1916; discharged (medically unfit), 7 September 1916.
|Miscellaneous details||See 7001 Pte James Ronald HARCOURT for second period of service.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, TRUDGEON James Ronald|