|Place of birth||Fife Scotland|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Father, James Gordon, 81 High Street, Lumphuans, Scotland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||31st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/48/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||31st Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
For 8th Infantry Brigade raid 12 October 1916.
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'Private GORDON showed great coolness during the assault and accounted for three of the enemy himself and set a fine example to his comrade.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
War service: Western FrontMedals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal