Regimental number1656
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressPeak Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Gorton, 38 Stevenson Terrace, Lockstock Hall near Preston, Lancashire, England
Enlistment date20 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Date of death2 July 1956
Place of burialWellington Cemetery