|Place of birth||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Address||43 Levey St, Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21.5|
|Next of kin||Father, T Halpin, 43 Levey Street, Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/18/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Marathon', 19 April 1919; disembarked, Melbourne, 7 June 1919, for onward travel to Sydney; declared an illegal absentee, 16 January 1920; discharged in consequence of being an illegal absentee, 21 July 1920; automatically forfeited medal entitlements.
Medals subsequently restored.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to War Service.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||47|
|Place of burial||Rookwood Cemetery (Sec. R.C. 9, 771), Sydney, New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HALPIN William|