|Place of birth||Dungarvan, Co Waterford, Ireland|
|Address||12 Westbury Street, Hackney, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Bridget Foley, 10 Mitchell Street, Dungarvan, Waterford, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||50th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/67/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||50th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Adelaide on HMT 'Ballarat', 12 August 1916; disembarked, Devonport, 30 September 1916, and marched into 13th Training Bn, Codford.
Found guilty, 11 October 1916, of overstaying leave from 1 am, 9 October, to 4.30 pm, 10 October 1916: awarded 168 hours' detention; forfeited total of 2 days' pay.
Embarked Folkestone on SS 'Princess Victoria' and proceeded to France, 4 December 1916. Marched out of 4th Australian Division Base Depot to join unit, Etaples, 24 February 1917; taken on strength, 50th Bn, 26 February 1917.
Wounded in action, 2 April 1917; admitted to 13th Australian Field Ambulance, 3 April 1917 (gun shot wound, left thigh and burn, right thigh), and transferred to 9th Casualty Clearing Station; to 13 General Hospital, 4 April 1917. Proceeded to England from Boulogne, 8 April 1917; admitted to Passmore Edwards Hospital, 8 April 1917; transferred to Edmonton Military Hospital, 9 July 1917; to No 3 Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 3 August 1917; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 6 August 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on 'Ulysses', 10 September 1917; disembarked Adelaide, 9 November 1917. Discharged 23 November 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FOLEY Maurice|