|Place of birth||Kandurk, Ireland|
|Address||Trayning, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||28|
|Next of kin||Brother, Mr Patrick Dorgan, Trayning, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||51st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/68/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||51st Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked, Fremantle, 20 September 1916; disembarked, Plymouth, England, 15 November 1916; proceeded overseas to France via Folkestone, 28 December 1916; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, France, 29 December 1916; taken on strength of 51st Bn, in the Field, 1 January 1917.
Admitted to 9th Casualty Clearing Station (gun shot wound: right arm), 8 April 1917; to 6th General Hospital, Rouen, 9 April 1917; to 2nd Convalescent Depot, 10 April 1917; to 11th Convalescent Depot, Buchy, 4 May 1917; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 28 May 1917; proceeded to join unit, 1 June 1917; rejoined unit, in the Field, 6 June 1917; on leave to England, 14 January 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 2 February 1918.
Admitted to Canadian Field Ambulance (gun shot wound: right thigh), 24 April 1918; to 5th Casualty Clearing Station, 24 April 1918; to 10th General Hospital, Rouen, 26 April 1918; to England, 27 April 1918; admitted to Richmond Military Hospital, Surrey, England, 28 April 1918; to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 29 May 1918; discharged, 31 May 1918, on furlough until, 14 June 1918, to report to Sutton Veny Command Depot; marched into Sutton Veny Command Depot, 15 June 1918; marched into Overseas Training Brigade, Longbridge Deverill, 28 June 1918; proceeded overseas to France via Folkestone, 24 July 1918; marched into Australian Infantry Base Depot, Havre, 26 July 1918; proceeded to join unit, 28 July 1918; rejoined unit, in the Field, 1 August 1918.
Admitted to 4th Australian Field Ambulance (gun shot wound: left arm), 15 September 1918; to 53rd Casualty Clearing Station, 15 September 1918; to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 18 September 1918; to England, 21 September 1918; Admitted to General Hospital, Cosham, 22 September 1918; to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 12 November 1918; discharged, 27 December 1918; marched into Weymouth Command Depot, 27 December 1918; commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 18 January 1919; disembarked, Fremantle, 24 February 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Perth, 22 January 1920.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DORGAN Bartholomew|