|Place of birth||Townvale, South Australia|
|Address||Loxton, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||28.8|
|Next of kin||Father, James Elliott, Townvale, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Keswick, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||43rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/60/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||2907B|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||12th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 16 December 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 16 February 1917; marched into 2nd Training Bn, 19 February 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 22 May 1917; joined 12th Bn, in the field, 15 June 1917.
Re-allotted Regimental Number 2907B.
Wounded in action, 30 September 1917 (bullet wound, left forearm); admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance, 1 October 1917, and transferred same day to 2nd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station; to 1st Australian General Hospital, Rouen, 2 October 1917; to England, 18 October 1917, and admitted to 1st General Hospital, King's Heath, 19 October 1917; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 26 October 1917; discharged on furlough, 3 November 1917, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 7 November 1917.
Found guilty, Weymouth, 17 November 1917, of being absent without leave from 6 pm, 17 November, to 6.30 pm, 19 November 1917: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks, and forfeited 3 days' pay under Royal Warrant, 27 November 1917 (scabies)rrant.
Marched out to No 4 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 26 November 1917.
Admitted to Camp Isolation Hospital, Hurdcott, 27 November 1917 (scabies).
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, 6 December 1917; discharged to Convalescent Training Depot, Parkhouse, 13 April 1918; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 129 days.
Proceeded overseas to France, 22 May 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 28 May 1918.
Marched out for return to Australia, 27 March 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Soudani', 12 May 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 26 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 4 August 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ELLIOTT Hurtle|