|Place of birth||Dunkeld, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Father, John Williams, Dunkeld, Victoria|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Claremont, Tasmania|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/76/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||14th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of burial||Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row C, Grave No. 55), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 510 Pte John Edward WILLIAMS, 15th Bn, killed in action, 8 August 1915; 2836 Pte Frank WILLIAMS, 10th Bn, killed in action, 23 July 1916; 358 Stoker M.W. WILLIAMS, Royal Australian Navy, died as a prisoner of war, Turkey.|
Embarked Sydney, 16 July 1917. Found guilty, at sea, 18 July 1917, of being in possession of a gambling device: awarded forfeiture of 1 day's pay. Found guilty, at sea, 28 July 1917, of insolence to an NCO: awarded forfeiture of 2 days' pay. Disembarked Liverpool, England, 16 September 1917; marched in to 15th Training Bn, Hurdcott, 17 September 1917.
Admitted to King George Hospital, London, while on leave, 20 November 1917; discharged to Training Depot, 2 January 1918 (no further details recorded).
Posted as absent without leave, Hurdcott, 3 January 1918; apprehended, 4 January 1918. Found guilty, 8 January 1918 of, in London, being absent without leave from 2400, 2 January, to 2025, 4 January 1918: awarded 4 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited a total of 9 days' pay.
Admitted to Clearing Hospital, Sutton Veny, 18 January 1918 (myalgia); discharged to No 1 Command Depot, 11 February 1918; marched in to 15th Training Bn, 1 March 1918.
Found guilty, 19 March 1918, of neglect to obey Routine Orders re 'Bounds': awarded 3 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Proceeded overseas to France, 31 March 1918; taken on strength, 14th Bn, 17 April 1918.
Wounded in action, 18 April 1918 (gun shot wound, head), and admitted to East Lancashire Field Ambulance; transferred same day to 3rd Canadian Stationary Hospital, and died of wounds.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalPersonal effects being returned to father lost when SS 'Barunga' was sunk by enemy action.