|Place of birth||Dublin, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||35|
|Next of kin||Mrs Ellen Merry, 4 Unger Street, Dublin, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||25th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/42/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A26 Armadale on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||9th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt
Embarked (did not join Mediterranean Expeditionary Force), 20 September 1915.
Found guilty, 25 November 1915, for (1) creating a disturbance and using insulting language; (2) committing a nuisance: sentenced to 168 hours' Field Punishment No. 2, forfeited 1 day's pay.
Found guilty, 11 February 1916, of (1) Absence from a parade to proceed on active service; (2) breaking camp on 4 February 1916 and remaining absent until 10 February 1916: awarded 28 days' detention and forfeited 8 days' pay.
Embarked, Suez, for return to Australia under authority of the GOC Australian and New Zealand Forces, 19 March 1916, discharged (undesirable), Brisbane, 24 April 1916.Medals: none
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FITZGERALD Thomas|