|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Landsdowne, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs M Wilkes, Manning River, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/26/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||9th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 3888 James Harold Percival WILKES,|
War service: put age up by 2 years to enlist.
Joined 9th Bn, Tel el Kebir, Egypt, 7 January 1916.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 3 April 1916.
Wounded in action, 20 September 1917 (shell wound, scalp); admitted to 2nd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 21 September 1917; rejoined Bn, 23 November 1917.
Wounded in action, 23 September 1918 (gun shot wound, left thigh); transferred to England, 27 September 1918; admitted to Sutton Veny Military Hospital, Wiltshire, 24 October 1918. Discharged from hospital, 11 November 1918, and granted furlough to 25 November 1918, to report to No. 4 Command Depot.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orontes', 20 December 1918; disembarked Sydney, 1 February 1919; discharged, 19 May 1919.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||85|
|Place of burial||Gloucester Cemetery, New South Wales|