|Place of birth||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Address||251 Pirie Street, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Bertha Hanley, 251 Pirie Street, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/14/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Corps School|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Reported for duty, Training Regiment, Tel el Kebir, 15 April 1916.
Transferred to Artillery Details, 14 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria for England (date not recorded: late May 1916?).
Marched in to 8th Training Bn from Artillery Details, 24 October 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 11 November 1916; taken on strength, 32nd Bn, in the field, 25 November 1916.
Found guilty, 5 August 1917, of being absent without leave from 8.30 am parade, 2 August 1917: awarded 1 day's Field Punishment No 2.
Detached to 5th Division Pack Transport Troop, 25 September 1917; rejoined Bn from detachment, 30 September 1917.
Detached to 5th Division Pack Transport Troop, 9 October 1917; rejoined Bn from detachment, 26 October 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 1 January 1918; rejoined Bn from leave, 15 January 1918.
Appointed Driver, 24 June 1918; relinquished rank of Driver, being in excess of establishment, 12 October 1918.
Detached to Divisional Transport School, 30 October 1918; rejoined Bn from detachment, 13 November 1918.
Admitted to 8th Australian Field Ambulance, 16 November 1918 (influenza); transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Abbeville, 16 November 1918; to No 1 Australian Convalescent Depot, Havre, 24 November 1918; to Base Depot, Havre, 17 December 1918.
Taken on strength, Australian Corps School, 7 January 1919.
On leave to United Kingdom (date not recorded); rejoined Australian Corps School from leave, 26 February 1919.
Admitted to 3rd Australian General Hospital, 21 March 1919 (venereal disease); transferred to 39th General Hospital, 21 March 1919; to England, 30 March 1919, and admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford; marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 10 April 1919; total period of treatment for venereal disease ('contracted in Rue France from an "amateur"'): 19 days.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Leicestershire', 3 May 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 18 June 1919; discharged, 2 August 1919.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to war service.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||47|
|Place of burial||AIF Cemetery (Row 6, Grave No 26 West), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HANLEY Richard Arthur|