|Place of birth||Haggardstown, Dundalk, Co Louth, Ireland|
|Address||109 Princess Street, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Father, James Arthur, 109 Princess Street, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Battalion, F Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/26/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||Name does not appear on Nominal Roll|
|Age at death||26|
|Place of burial||A.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot III, Row K, Grave No. 17), Grass Lane, Flers, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli campaign), 2 March 1915.
Wounded in action (bullet wound in forearm) Gallipoli Peninsula, and admitted 2nd Australian General Hospital, Ghezireh, 25 April 1915; transferred to Convalescence Camp, Mustapha, 20 May 1915; transferred to Convalescence Camp, Helouan; rejoined 31st Bn, 25 October 1915; admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance, Lemnos (pyrexia), and then to 3rd General Hospital, Mudros, 26 November 1915; transferred to Lowland Convalescence Depot, Mudros, 30 November 1915; transferred to Anzac Base, Mudros, 10 December 1915; transferred to unit, 14 December 1915.
Convicted of absent from place of duty (mounting guard) and awarded 24 days? loss of pay, Tel-el-Kebir, 8 February 1916
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 3 April 1916.
Admitted 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station (venereal disease general), 1 June 1916; transferred to 18th General Hospital, Camiers, 2 June 1916; to 9th Stationary Hospital, Havre (not yet diagnosed), 21 June 1916; to18th General Hospital, Camiers, 31 June 1916; discharged and marched into 1st Division Base Depot, Etaples, 22 July 1916; admitted 18th General Hospital, Camiers (ICT of the penis, not venereal disease), 13 August 1916; discharged and marched into 1st Division Base Depot, Etaples, 28 September 1916; rejoined 31st Bn, Etaples, 11 October 1916.
Killed in action, 24 October 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ARTHUR William Sydney Charles|