|Place of birth||Noarlunga, South Australia|
|Address||Noarlunga, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Elizabeth Antonio, Noarlunga, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served in the 22nd Australian Light Horse for 2.6 years; discharged just prior to AIF enlistment.|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Light Horse Regiment, 17th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/14/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A58 Kabinga on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Machine Gun Squadron|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Thomas and Elizabeth ANTONIO; Wife: Ellen Clara ANTONIO. Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance.|
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 119
War service: taken on strength, 3rd Training Regiment, Tel el Kebir, 15 June 1916. Transferred to 3rd Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron, 25 August 1916; taken on strength, 3rd Machine Gun Squadron, Romani, 26 August 1916.
Wounded in action, 19 April 1917 (gun shot wound, scalp), and admitted to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance; transferred to 26th Casualty Clearing Station, 20 April 1917; to Hospital Train, 21 April 1917; to 26th Stationary Hospital, Ismailia, 21 April 1917; to 14th Australian General Hospital, Cairo, 24 April 1917; discharged to duty, 4 May 1917; rejoined unit, 5 May 1917.
Sick to hospital, Shellal, 25 June 1917; admitted to 53rd Welsh Casualty Clearing Station, Rafa, 25 June 1917 (diptheria); transferred by Ambulance Train tp 36th Stationary Hospital, 21 July 1917; discharged to duty, 14 August 1917.
Taken on strength, 3rd Light Horse Training Regiment, Moascar, 15 August 1917.
Detached to School of Instruction, 26 August 1917; attended 30th Machine Gun Course, Zeitoun; passed as 1st Class Machine Gunner; rejoined unit from detachment, 15 September 1917.
Transferred to Machine Gun Details, 15 September 1917; taken on strength, 3rd Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron, 19 September 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 4 February 1918.
Detached for duty to Officers School, Kaleb, 16 February 1918; rejoined unit from detachment, 22 March 1918.
Awarded Military Medal, 15 October 1918.
Embarked Port Said for United Kingdom leave, 7 May 1919; taken on strength, AIF Headquarters, London, 23 May 1919, and granted leave to 23 June 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from England on board HT 'Chemnitz', 7 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 2 September 1919; discharged, Adelaide, 26 October 1919.Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||46|
|Place of burial||St Jude's Church Graveyard (Catholic Portion, Section E, Grave No. 129), Brighton, South Australia|