|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Address||4 Ellen Street, Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Maud Ethel Anderson, Swan Street, North Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 17 months in the Boer War; 3 years in the Australian Garrison Artillery.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||28th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/45/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||28th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Marion ANDERSON; Wife: Maud Ethel ANDERSON|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 7 August 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 25 September 1916; marched in to 7th Training Bn, rollestone, 26 September 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 16 November 1916; taken on strength, 28th Bn, in the field, 28 December 1916.
Admitted to 45th Casualty Clearing Station, 12 February 1917 (disordered action of the heart); transferred to Ambulance Train, 14 February 1917, and admitted to 18th General Hospital, Camiers; transferred to Base Depot, Etaples, 17 February 1917; to 26th General Hospital, Etaples, 28 February 1917; to England, 2 March 1917, and admitted to Military Hospital, Edmonton; transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 8 March 1917; discharged on furlough, 26 March 1917, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 10 April 1917.
Marched out to No 3 Camp, Parkhouse, 19 May 1917, and attached for duty with Anzac Provost Corps.
Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 16 September 1917, from Anzac Provost Corps.
Marched in to No 4 Command Depot, Codford, 21 September 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Lyttleton', 19 October 1917; disembarked Fremantle, 5 December 1917; discharged (medically unfit: disordered action of the heart, overage), Perth, 22 December 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||51|
|Place of burial||Fremantle Cemetery, Western Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ANDERSON William Sievewright|