|Place of birth||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Address||Mt Barker, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||37|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Martha Ann Chaot, Mt Barker, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 9 years in the Army Medical Corps, Citizen Military Forces; 6 weeks in 2nd Infantry, Thursday Island (war station); AN&MEF (returned to Australia because of trouble caused by firemen on troopship; did not participate in capture of German New Guinea).|
|Place of enlistment||Townsville, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Corporal|
|Unit name||2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 1525 Pte Frank Clifford CHOAT, 9th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 September 1916; 3057 Pte James Henry CHOAT, 27th Bn, killed in action, 4 August 1916.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 15 May 1915; joined 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, Gallipoli, 23 August 1915.
Admitted to 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 24 October 1915 (myocarditis and oedinia); transferred to 2nd Australian General Hospital, Ghezireh, 30 October 1915 (acute nephritis); transferred to Ras el Tin Convalescent Hospital, 3 December 1915; discharged to duty from A&NZ Convaescent Depot, Helouan, 8 January 1916.
Readmitted to hospital, 9 January 1916; rejoined 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 9 February 1916.
Admitted to 2nd Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 18 February 1916; transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital, 19 February 1916 (myocarditis); to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, 9 March 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Runic', 11 April 1916; discharged (medically unfit: chronic bronchitis and myocarditis), Brisbane, 7 June 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Mt Barker Cemetery, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CHOAT Frederick Herbert Pay|