|Place of birth||Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland|
|Address||189 Queen Victoria Markets, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Maria Burke, Old Buckenham, Norfolk, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 4|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||14/16/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Pioneer Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked, Brisbane, 8 August 1916; disembarked, Plymouth, 18 October 1916; marched into No. 3 Camp, Parkhouse, 3 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, France, 1 January 1917; marched into Segregation Camp, 2 January 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, 28 January 1917; proceeded to join unit, 5 February 1917; taken on strength of 4th Pioneer Bn, 7 February 1917.
Admitted to 76th Field Ambulance (shell wound to face), Belgium, 23 June 1917; to 9th Australian Field Ambulance, France, 23 June 1917; to 2nd Casualty Clearing Station, 23 June 1917; to 27th Ambulance Train, 24 June 1917; admitted to 83rd General Hospital, Boulogne, 24 June 1917; to Convalescent Depot, 9 July 1917; to No 3. Rest Camp, 12 July 1917; proceeded to unit, 16 August 1917; rejoined unit from Hospital, 19 August 1917.
Wounded, 26 October 1917; admitted to 14th General Hospital (gun shot wound knee), Wimereux, 29 October 1917; embarked for England, 30 October 1917; admitted Lord Derby War Hospital, Warrington, England, 31 October 1917; transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 22 July 1918; discharged on furlough from, 21 August 1918, until, 4 September 1918, to report to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield; discharged to Weymouth Command Depot, 6 September 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda', 20 October 1918; disembarked, Sydney for Brisbane, 19 December 1918; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 30 January 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Frederickton Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BURKE Patrick|