|Place of birth||Wimestrown, Kanann, Ireland|
|Address||'Wanegap', Mountain Street, Coogee, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs P Brennan, 'Wanegap', Mountain Street, Coogee, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Holsworthy, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Gunner|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 11|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/29/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked, Sydney, 11 October 1915; taken on strength of 1st Divisional Ammunition Column, Suez, Egypt, 19 November 1915; transferred to 4th Divisional Artillery, Tel-el-Kebir, 21 February 1916; taken on strength of 21st Howitzer Brigade and posted to 102nd Battery, 6 March 1916.
Embarked, Alexandria, to join the British Expeditionary Force, 25 March 1916; disembarked, Marseilles, France, 1 April 1916; transferred from 21st Howitzer Brigade, 5 May 1916; taken on strength of 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, 15 May 1916; mustered as Driver, 25 August 1916.
Admitted to Divisional Rest Station (injured hand from kick from horse), 4 October 1916; transferred to 3rd Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, 5 October 1916; discharged to Base Depot, 8 October 1916; embarked, Calais, for England, 21 October 1916; admitted to 5th Northern General Hospital (old amputated finger), England, 21 October 1916; transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 21 November 1916; discharged from hospital to Wareham Command Depot, 23 November 1916.
Admitted to Wareham Military Hospital (old fracture to tibia), 21 January 1917; discharged to Depot, 10 February 1917; marched into Weymouth Command Depot, 3 March 1917; marched out for return to Australia, 6 April 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board of H.T. 'Themistocles', 4 May 1917; disembarked, Sydney, 4 July 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 27 July 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BRENNAN Patrick Joseph|