|Place of birth||Woolwich, London, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Uncle, James Hoskyns Abrahall, Malvern House, Watts Road, Tavistock, Devon, England|
|Previous military service||Served in Citizen Military Forces (Area 88a); still serving at time of AIF enlistment; previously rejected on account of chest measurement.|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||48th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT Port Melbourne on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||48th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance|
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette'
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 30 October 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 28 December 1916, and marched in to 12th Training Bn, Codford.
Proceeded overseas to France, 4 February 1917; taken on strength, 48th Bn, in the field, 10 February 1917.
Temporarily attached to 12th Australian Light Trench Mortar Battery, 5 March 1917.
Wounded in action, 8 June 1917 (gun shot wound, back), and admitted to 77th Field Ambulance, and transferred to 9th Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train, 9 June 1917, and admitted to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 10 June 1917; transferred to England, 20 June 1917, and admitted to 1st Southern General Hospital (wound, back and hip: severe); transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 10 July 1917; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 20 August 1917.
Awarded Military Medal.
Marched in to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 29 October 1917.
Found guilty, 20 December 1917, of being absent from parade (1 hour): awarded 3 days' confined to camp.
Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 4 July 1918.
Found guilty, 12 August 1918, of (1) found in Weymouth without a pass from his CO; (2) not having means of identification: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Sardinia', 19 October 1918; disembarked Fremantle, 16 December 1918; discharged (wounded), Perth, 30 January 1919.Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name does not appear on Embarkation Roll. Next of kin also given on second Attestation Form as Christopher ABRAHALL, father, 44 Charing Cross Road, London, England.|
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ABRAHALL James Hoskyns|