|Place of birth||Waterford, Ireland|
|Address||Marmor, N C Line, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||30|
|Next of kin||Father, M Farrell, Johnstown, Waterford Island, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Served for 10 Months in the Mamoun Rifle Club.|
|Place of enlistment||Rockhampton, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, Naval and Military Forces - Special Tropical Corps (Nov 1914)|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/112/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Eastern on
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||Name does not appear on Nominal Roll|
War service: Rabaul
Appointed Acting Corporal whilst Medical Orderly, Ramatanai, 29 September 1915. Transferred from 3rd Bn, Naval & Military Expeditionary Forces to Australian Army Medical Corps, Rabaul, 29 October 1915.
Proceeded to Australia on SS 'Te Anau' for furlough, 6 December 1915; returned to duty, Rabaul, 14 March 1916.
Promoted Corporal, 6 June 1916.
Discharged Brisbane, 22 August 1916, and struck off strength, 20 September 1916.Medal: British War Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FARRELL John Joseph|