|Place of birth||Clogher, Five Mile Town, Tyrone, Ireland|
|Address||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Father, T Hackett, 5 Mile Town, Tyrone, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Member for 1 month, Macksville Riifle Club|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney Show Grounds, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Machine Gun Company, 12th Reinforcement|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||24th Machine Gun Company|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 9 May 1917; disembarked Plymouth, 29 July 1917; marched into 2nd Training Battalion, Durrington, 30 July 1917; marched into Machine Gun Training Depot, Grantham, 20 October 1917.
Proceeded to France through Folkestone, 1 January 1918; marched into Machine Gun Company Base Depot, Camiers, 2 January 1918; moved into the field, 15 January 1918; taken on strength of 24th Machine Gun Company, 18 January 1918.
Reported missing in action, 6 April 1918; officially reported prisoner of war in Germany, 17 July 1918. Repatriated to England, 5 December 1918; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 7 January 1919.
Embarked Portland on HT 'Nevasa' and commenced return to Australia, 6 March 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal