|Place of birth||London, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Penong, West Coast, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||43|
|Next of kin||Sister, Mrs Mary Ann Hopcroft, 8 Cranegrove, Holloway Road, London North, England|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||27th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/44/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||47th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Age at enlistment stated to be 43.11.|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 4th Pioneer Bn, Serapeum, 3 May 1916.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 4 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 11 June 1916. Marched out to 49th Bn, 10 July 1916.
Wounded in action, 8 August 1916; evacuated to England, 13 August 1916; admitted to 3rd London General Hospital, Wandsworth, 14 August 1916; discharged, 30 September 1916.
Commenced return to Australia, 12 November 1916; discharged (shell shock and over age), 13 April 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GARROD William Henry|