|Place of birth||Stansbury, South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Queenstown, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Mary Ann Eickhoff, c/o Mrs Simmons, Victoria Street, Queenstown, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 7 February 1916; disembarked Suez, 11 March 1916.
Proceeded to join 32nd Bn from 8th Training Bn, Zeitoun, 1 April 1916; taken on strength of 32nd Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 1 April 1916, and reverts to the rank of Private.
Promoted to Lance Corporal, 20 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Admitted to No 8 Casualty Clearing Station, 20 July 1916 (gunshot wound, arm); transferred to No 17 Ambulance Train, 21 July 1916; to No 2 Canadian General Hospital, Outreau, 21 July 1916 (gunshot wound, face); embarked for England, 22 July 1916, and admitted to Reading War Hospital, 23 July 1916 (fractured humerus); transferred to No 2 Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 3 November 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Southampton on board HS 'Kanowna', 14 January 1917 (gunshot wound, neck; fractured left humerus); disembarked Adelaide, 8 March 1917; discharged Adelaide (medically unfit), 5 June 1917.
Total war service: 1 year 238 days (of which 1 year 30 days was abroad).
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath not due to war service.
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, EICKHOFF Sydney George|