|Place of birth||Carlton, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||67 Leicester Street, Carlton, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A E Gordon, 67 Leicester Street, Carlton, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Seymour, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||29th Battalion, D Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/46/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||29th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 1), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 10 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 7 December 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 16 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Reported missing, 19-20 July 1916.
Note on file: 'Identification Disc received from Germany. No particulars afforded except that the soldier is deceased. To be reported as KILLED IN ACTION. FRANCE 19.7.16.'
Handwritten note on Form B103: 'Believed buried in the vicinity of Fleurbaix Sh 36.'
Note on Red Cross File No 1190208: 'The above name appeared on German death list dated 4-11-16.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GORDON James
Red Cross file 1190208