The AIF Project


Regimental number4128
Place of birthForrest Range, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address143 Pulteney Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30.3
Height5' 7.75"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Miss Mary Hanrahan, c/o Mr W Rule, Lestrange Street, Knoxville, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 November 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date12 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Benalla', 13 February 1917; disembarked, 10 April 1917; discharged (medically unfit: gun shot wound, right knee), 12 October 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 March 1939
Age at death54
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 6, Grave No. 31 West), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, GREEN James

Print format