|Place of birth||Laurieton, New South Wales|
|School||Lauriton Public School, New South Wales|
|Address||Laurieton, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Father, Colin Arnott, Laurieton, New South Wales|
|Place of enlistment||West Maitland, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||30th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/47/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||30th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death||22|
|Place of burial||Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No 2), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Colin and Alice ARNOTT. Native of Laurieton, New South Wales|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 1969 Pte Kenneth Alfred ARNOTT, 5th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 16 February 1916; disembarked Suez, 23 March 1916.
Proceeded to join 30th Bn from 8th Training Bn, Zeitoun, 1 April 1916; taken on strength 30th Bn, Ferry Post, 1 April 1916.
Found guilty, 29 May 1916, of falling out of line march without permission, 28 May 1916; awarded 2 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Admitted to No 8 Field Ambulance, Moascar, 1 June 1916 (diarrhoea); discharged and rejoined 30th Bn, Moascar, 5 June 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Killed in action, 20 July 1916.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalOriginally listed as 'No Known Grave' and commemorated at V.C. Corner (Panel No 2), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles; subsequently (2010) identified, and interred in the Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery, France.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ARNOTT Colin Henry|