|Place of birth||Skippereen, Co Cork, Ireland|
|Address||85 Flemington Road, North Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs H Connell, 'Ardnalla', Skibereen, County Cork, Ireland|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Gunner|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 15, Reinforcement 6|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/42/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Gunner|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 20 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 8 August 1917; taken on strength, 3rd Divisional Ammunition Column, 13 August 1917. Transferred to 7th Field Artillery Brigade, 15 August 1917.
Wounded in action, 21 August 1918 (gun shot wound); remained with unit.
On leave to united Kingdom, 26 September1918; rejoined unit, 15 October 1918. On leave to UK, 17-31 March 1919; leave extended to 14 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Karmala', 2 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 7 August 1919; discharged, 25 September 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CONNELL James|