|Place of birth||Colac, Victoria|
|Address||Bulgandra, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||27|
|Next of kin||Father, Henry Buckley, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Cootamundra, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||56th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/73/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||56th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Enlisted 1 March 1916 - 56th Bn, 3rd Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 56th Bn, 1 December 1916. Mortally wounded, 26 September 1917.|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Polygon Wood, Belgium|
|Age at death||28|
|Place of burial||Menin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 13), Ypres, Belgium|
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Australian War Memorial
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 23 June 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 25 August 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 12 November 1916; taken on strength, 56th Bn, 1 December 1916.
Detached to 8th Field Company Engineers, 6 March 1917; rejoined 56th Bn from detachment, 27 March 1917.
Admitted to 5th Field Ambulance, 30 March 1917 (abscess, neck); transferred to 5th Division Rest Station, 31 March 1917; discharged to duty, 6 April 1917; rejoined Bn, 9 April 1917.
Found guilty, 5 June 1917, of insolence to a NCO, 4 June 1917: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Found guilty, 3 August 1917, of being absent without leave from 10 am to 8 pm, 2 July 1917: awarded 5 days confined to barracks and forfeited 1 day's pay.
Found guilty, 17 August 1917, of (1) hesitating to obey an order; (2) using obscene language in the presence of an Officer: awarded 21 days' Field Punishment No 2. Marched out to detention, 19 August 1917; rejoined Bn from detention, 5 September 1917.
Wounded in action, Belgium, 26 September 1917 (shrapnel wound, compound fracture tibia); died of wounds, 28 September 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal