Regimental number828
Place of birthEnnisdimond, Co Clare, Ireland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse breaker
AddressUnion Street, Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Height5' 5.75"
Weight135.5 lbs
Next of kinJohn Hannabury, Union Street, Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date31 March 1915
Place of enlistmentBroadmeadows, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Proceeded to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, 30 August 1915.

Admitted to 6th Field Ambulance, 5 October 1915, and transferred to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station (shell shock). Embarked on board HS 'Assaye' for further treatment in Malta, 5 October 1915; admitted to St. Patrick's Hospital, 10 October 1915; embarked on board HS 'Oxfordshire' and proceeded to England for further treatment, 23 October 1915; admitted to Fueban Hospital, 30 October 1915; discharged to Weymouth Depot, 22 February 1916.

Embarked Portland on HT 'Ascanius' and commenced return to Australia, 17 March 1916 (shell shock).

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal