Regimental number2809
Place of birthDubbo New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Temora, New South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressGarden Street, South Randwick , New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Creighton, Garden Street, South Randwick, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death51
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row C, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Kate CREIGHTON; husband of Ellen CREIGHTON, Aurora Streeet Temora, New South Wales