|Place of birth||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||9 Elm Grove, Garden Vale, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||43.10|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Mary A Abbott, 9 Elm Grove, Garden Vale, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil (previously rejected for AIF enlistment on account of teeth)|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Unit name||Australian Army Service Corps, September 1917 Reinforcements|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Army Service Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England
Embarked Melbourne, 30 October 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 27 December 1917; marched in to Army Service Corps Training Depot, Parkhouse, 28 December 1917.
Admitted to Tidworth Military Hospital, 29 March 1918 (myalgia, right shoulder); discharged to Training Depot, 2 April 1918.
Marchged out to Warminster Army Service Corps Detachment, 4 April 1918; marched in to ASC Training Depot, 21 June 1918.
Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 22 June 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Medic', 24 August 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 11 October 1918; discharged (medically unfit: chronic bronchitis), Melbourne, 28 October 1918.
Medal: British War MedalDeath not attributed to War Service.
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ABBOTT Edwin|