|Place of birth||Cloughmills, Co. Antrim, Ireland|
|Age on arrival in Australia||22|
|Address||c/o Mr Cunningham, N Gardiner And Co, York Street,Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Father, A Turner, Clough Mills, Belfast, Ireland|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/19/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||54th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Ypres, Belgium|
|Age at death||27|
|Age at death from cemetery records||26|
|Place of burial||Menin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 12), Ypres, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Commemorated in Ballyweaney Presbyterian Church, Co. Antrim, Ireland. Parents: Alexander and Rose TURNER, Cloughmills, Belfast, Ireland|
Appointed Corporal, 10 April 1915. Operated on for appendicitis, June 1915; wound did not heal properly; repatriated to Australia: embarked from Egypt, 28 July 1915.
Re-embarked, 21 February 1916; disembarked Egypt.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 29 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 4 April 1916. Admitted to hospital, 8 April (skin disease); discharged on leave, 10 June 1916.
Admitted to 4th Casualty Clearing Station, August 1916 (injured foot: truck ran over); transferred to 22nd General Hospital, Camiers. Discharged September; transferred to 54th Bn; joined Bn, 11 October 1916.
Promoted Corporal, 31 January 1917.
Killed in action, Ypres, 25 September 1917.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Also embarked INF2REIN14|
|Sources||Robert Thompson, 'Ballymoney Heroes 1914-1918' (self published, 1999), p. 263
NAA B2455 file 1921305