|Place of birth||Newry, Ireland|
|Occupation||Principal, Technical College|
|Age at embarkation||33|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs M Hamilton, Arran Villa Enoggera Terrace, Red Hill, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Served in the (State) School Cadets.|
|Place of enlistment||Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/26/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||52nd Battalion|
|Fate||Effective abroad (still overseas)|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney on HMAT 'Hororata', 14 June 1917; disembarked Liverpool, 26 August 1917, and marched into 3rd Training Bn, Durrington; attached to 3rd Training Bn for duty, 17 September 1917; marched into 1st Training Bn, Sutton Veny, 8 November 1917; on command to School of Instruction, Tidworth, 31 December 1917; appointed Acting Lance Corporal, 31 December 1917; marched into 1st Training Bn, Sutton Veny, 17 September 1918. Proceeded to France through Southampton, 2 March 1918; marched into 4th Australian Infantry Base Depot, Havre, 3 March 1918; moved into the field, 5 March 1918; taken on strength of 52nd Bn, 8 March 1918; rank reverts to Private, 17 February 1918.
Admitted to 20th Casualty Clearing Station, 5 April 1918 (gun shot wound, left hand); transferred to 3rd Canadian General Hospital, 6 April 1918; to 4th General Hospital, 7 April 1918. Embarked on board HS 'Ville de Liege' and proceeded to England for further treatment, 10 April 1918; admitted to 1st Birmingham War Hospital, Rednal, 11 April 1918 (shrapnel wound, left hand); transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 29 April 1918; discharged to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 6 May 1918; marched into No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 6 July 1918; on command to School of Instruction, Cambridge, 7 October 1918; appointed 2nd Lieutenant, 30 October 1918.
Proceeded to France through Folkestone, 2 November 1918; posted to 15th Bn, 30 October 1918; attached to Australian Imperial Force Educational Service, 3 November 1918; granted leave to the United Kingdom, 6 February 1919; to be Lieutenant, 1 March 1919; rejoined unit from leave, 2 March 1919; moved in from the field, 20 April 1919. Embarked Havre and proceeded to England, 30 April 1919; disembarked Southampton, 1 May 1919; granted leave with pay to attend board of education, 3 May 1919. Proceeded to France through Folkestone, 28 May 1919; marched into No 2 Group, Sutton Veny, 24 September 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 1 November 1919. Appointment terminated, 24 January 1920.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal