|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Address||243 Cardigan Street, Carlton, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Catherine Argall, 243 Cardigan Street, Carlton, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/25/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||7439|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 6949 Pte Arthur Jolly ARGALL, 37th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 January 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Joined Ordnance Depot, West Beach, Anzac, Gallipoli, 24 October 1915.
Admitted to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 3 December 1915 (jaundice); transferred to Emergency Hospital, Mudros, 18 December 12915.
Joined 8th Bn, Mudros, from Reinforcements, 24 December 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 7 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Found guilty, Tel el Kebir, of being absent without leave from Tattoo, 16 January, to Reveille, 27 January 1916: awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 12 days' pay.
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Demosthenes', for discharge (disciplinary reasons: 'undesirable', 19 March 1916 (no further details recorded); discharged, Melbourne, 19 April 1916.
Re-enlisted, 10 May 1917; re-embarked from Melbourne, 4 August 1917, on board HMAT A32 'Themistocles' as 7439, Private, 7th Bn, 25th Reinforcement; disembarked Glasgow, Scotland, 2 October 1917; marched in to 2nd Training Bn, 3 October 1917.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Fargo, 5 October 1917 (piles); discharged to Training Depot, 24 October 1917.
Found guilty, 25 January 1918, of being absent without leave from 24 January to 25 January 1918: awarded 2 days' Field Punishment No 2; forfeited a total of 3 days' pay.
Proceeded overseas to France, 5 February 1918; taken on strength, 7th Bn, in trhe field, 10 February 1918.
Admitted to 1st Australian Field Ambulance, 5 March 1918 (piles?); transferred to Special Hospital, 12 March 1918 (suspected dysentery); to England, 18 April 1918 (colitis), and admitted to 1st Line Clandon Park Hospital, 19 April 1918 (colitis: severe). Transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 3 May 1918; discharged to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 10 May 1918.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Fovant, 17 May 1918 (colitis); discharged to Training Depot, 25 May 1918.
Marched in to No 1 Command Depot, 6 July 1918.
Admitted to Group Clearing Hospital, 9 July 1918 (observation); transferred to Military Hospital, Sutton Veny, 18 July 1918 (diarrhoea); discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 28 November 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Somali'. 10 December 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 8 February 1919; discharged (medically unfit: dysentery), 23 February 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||48|
|Place of burial||Fawkner Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ARGALL Edward|