|Place of birth||Dublin, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||'Blenheim', Trangie, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||36|
|Next of kin||Friend, William Thomas Papworth, Kelso, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Dubbo, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||54th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/71/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Motor Transport Section|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 30 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 19 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 26 June 1917; marched into No 8 Australian Division Base Dept, Havre, France, 26 June 1917; marched out to unit, 17 July 1917; taken on strength, 54th Bn, France, 21 July 1917.
Found guilty, 22 August 1917, of failing to appear on Guard Parade after being duly warned, 18 August 1917; awarded 2 days Field Punishment No 2.
Detached for duty to United States Army, as Batman, 20 July 1918; rejoined unit, 29 July 1918.
To United Kingdom on leave, 13 August 1918; rejoined unit, 5 September 1918.
Transferred to 56th Bn, 11 October 1918; taken on strength, 56th Bn, 11 October 1918.
Detached to Charleroi Picquet, Belgium, 3 January 1919; rejoined unit, 10 January 1919.
Transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Mechanical Transport Company, France, 15 March 1919; taken on strength, 15 March 1919; appointed Temporary Driver, 29 March 1919.
Marched out to England, 18 June 1919; disembarked Southampton, England, 19 June 1919.
Transferred to Australian Mechanical Transport Service, 12 July 1919.
Commenced return to Australia, from England, on board HT Ajana, 19 August 1919; disembarked, 9 October 1919; discharged, 24 November 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, EMMETT Robert|