|Place of birth||Edenhope, Victoria|
|School||Bahgallah State School, Victoria|
|Address||Bahgallah via Casterton, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, William Hadden, Bahgallah via Casterton, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme).|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||58th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/75/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||58th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Listed on Bahgallah Old Scholars & District Volunteers Honor Roll, Victoria.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 25 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 11 November 1916; marched in to 15th Training Bn, 21 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 8 February 1917; joined 58th Bn, in the field (no date recorded).
Admitted to hospital, 31 March 1917; rejoined unit from hospital, 15 April 1917 (no further details recorded).
Wounded in action, 11 May 1917 (left thight and arm); transferred to England, 23 May 1917, and admitted to 5th Southern General Hospital, Portsmouth, 24 May 1917 (gun shot wound, abdomen and thigh: severe).
Commenced return to Australia, 13 March 1918; transshipped at Cape Town to HT 'Tofua', and embarked 21 May 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 14 June 1918; discharged (wounded: gun shot wound, abdominal wall and thigh), Melbourne, 1 August 1918.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalNo Form B103 on file.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HADDEN Harold|