|Place of birth||South Melbourne, Victoria|
|School||Dorcas Street State School, South Melbourne, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||214 Ferrars Street, South Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, H Windley, 214 Ferrars Street, South Melbourne, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years as Lieutenant, Senior Cadets (Area 52); 1 year in 52nd Bn, Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fleurbaix, France|
|Age at death from cemetery records||20|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner, Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Harry and Cornelia May WINDLEY|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 6472 Pte Edwin Ernest WINDLEY, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 7 July 1919; Cousins: 6905 Pte Richard Ely WINDLEY, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 23 January 1919; 6477 Corporal William Dean WINDLEY, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 24 January 1919|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Admitted to Anzac Advanced Base, Mudros, 18 November 1915; joined Bn, Sarpi Camp, Lemnos, 20 November 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 7 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance, Tel el Kebir, 21 January 1916 (pleurisy); transferred to No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 22 January 1916; to No 2 Australian General Hospital, Cairo, 23 January 1916; to A&NZ Convalescent Camp, 3 February 1916; discharged to Overseas Base. Giza, 25 February 1916; rejoined Bn, Seapeum, 5 March 1916.
Admitted to 4th Auxiliary Hospital, Cairo, 18 March 1916 (mumps: mild); discharged to Australian Base, Mustapha, 1 April 1916 (enteric).
Transferred to 58th Bn, and taken on strength, Ferry Post, 1 April 1916.
Transferred to 60th Bn, 2 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported missing in action, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 4 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'killed in action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 2991107: 'No trace Germany[.] Cert. by Capt. Mills 10-10-19.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Father's address (1916) Foden Street, West Brunswick, Victoria; (1917): 52 Brunswick Road, Est Brunswick, Vicoria|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WINDLEY Harry
Red Cross File No 2991107