|Place of birth||Rockhampton, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Friend, Hans Anderson, Gracemere, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Rockhampton, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||52nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/69/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||1760A|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||50th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||21|
|Place of burial||Noreuil Australian Cemetery, France|
|Commemoration details||Special Memorial C. 14, Noreuil Australian Cemetery, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Edward and Annie WILLIAMS|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 12 May 1916; disembarked Egypt (date not recorded).
Embarked Alexandria, 6 June 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 16 June 1916. Proceeded overseas to France, 28 August 1916; taken on strength, 50th Bn, 16 September 1916.
Injured right knee; strain 'of a trivial nature'; 'soldier does not claim that he was on duty when accident occurred'. Admitted to 2nd Stationary Hospital, 29 October 1916 (abrasion, right knee); discharged to unit, 8 November 1916; rejoined unit, 10 November 1916.
Allotted letter 'A' to regimental number 1760, 16 January 1917.
Killed in action, 2 April 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal