|Place of birth||Princes Hill, North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria|
|School||State School, Middle Park, Victoria|
|Other training||Mechanical Engineer, Working Men's College, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Address||13A Lock Street, Camberwell, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Father, Alfred George Hall, 13A Lock Street, Camberwell, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil (previously rejected for military service due to defective vision)|
|Place of enlistment||Prahran, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||September 1916 Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||14/42/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||10th Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Place of death or wounding||Abbeville, France|
|Age at death||27|
|Age at death from cemetery records||26|
|Place of burial||Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 14), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Alfred and Rosa HALL, Public Works Department, Treasury Buildings, Melbourne, Victoria. Native of Carlton|
|Family/military connections||Uncle: 5834 Pte Arthur Wilson HALL, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 23 May 1917, died at Mont Park Hospital AGH No. 16, 15 April 1919, aged 46; 2nd Cousins: Captain Arthur Horace GIBSON, Australian Army Medical Corps, effective abroad (still overseas); 384 Lance Corporal Alexander Stewart BURTON VC, killed in action, 8 August 1915.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 7 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 21 November 1916; marched into Assistant Director of Supplies and Transport Details, No 3 Camp, Parkhouse, 22 November 1916.
Marched out to Christchurch, 30 December 1916.
Admitted to hospital, Brightlingsea, 17 January 1917; marched into Christchurch, 3 February 1917.
Marched into No 4 Camp, Parkhouse, 28 February 1917.
Found guilty, 10 April 1917, of being absent without leave from 2400 hours, 7 April 1917, until 2130 hours, 9 April 1917: awarded 96 hour detention, and total forfeiture of 6 days' pay.
Proceeded overseas to France, 29 June 1917; marched into Australian General Base Depot, Rouelles, 30 June 1917.
Admitted to No 39 General Hospital, Le Havre, 6 July 1917 (gonorrhoea); discharged, 21 July 1917, and marched into Australian General Base Depot, Rouelles the same day; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 16 days.
Proceeded to unit, 2 October 1917; taken on strength of 9th Field Company, in the field, 12 October 1917.
Transferred to, and taken on strength of 10th Field Company, 7 November 1917.
Found guilty, 14 March 1918, of while on active service, disobeying the lawful command of his senior NCO: awarded 3 days' confined to barracks.
Wounded in action, 14 August 1918; admitted to No 53 Field Ambulance, 14 August 1918, and transferred to No 12 Casualty Clearing Station the same (not yet diagnosed); to No 17 Ambulance Train, 16 August 1918 (ruptured membrane tympanum); to No 18 General Hospital, Camiers, 17 August 1918; to No 6 Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 1 September 1918; discharged, 26 September 1918; marched into Australian General Base Depot, 27 September 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 5 October 1918.
Admitted to hospital while en route to unit, 8 October 1918; admitted to No 3 Australian General Hospital, Abbeville, 8 October 1918 (pyrexia of unknown origin).
Died, No 3 Australian General Hospital, 17 October 1918 (broncho pneumonia; death due to exposure).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HALL George Mendelsohn|