|Place of birth||Limerick, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mrs Deacon, Askine Farney Clonroche, Wexford, Ireland|
|Previous military service||3 months training, RNA|
|Place of enlistment||Ararat, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||Light Horse Brigade Train 3|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||25/100/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Anzac Mounted Division Signals|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Admitted to 4th Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 27 November 1915 (mumps); transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, 29 December 1915; discharged to unit, 29 December 1915; moved out to entrain at Helmeih Siding, 26 February 1916. Transferred to Australian Mounted Division, Romani, 28 March 1916; rank reverts to Sapper at own request, 27 June 1917; promoted to rank of Lance Corporal, 1 October 1917moved out to Cadet School, 17 October 1918; moved out to Jaffa Agricultural College, 18 December 1918; to be 2nd Corporal, 21 January 1919; rejoined unit from detachment, 2 February 1919; to be acting Corporal, 12 February 1919; moved out to Moascar, 5 March 1919; rank reverts to 2nd Corporal, 5 March 1919; marched into Details Camp, Moascar, 6 March 1919.
Embarked Port Said on HT Malwa and proceeded to the United Kingdom, 27 March 1919; taken on strength of Australian Imperial Force Headquarters, 11 April 1919; granted leave, 12 April 1919; marched into RBAA Camp, Heytesbury, 12 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on HT Prinz Ludwig, 9 July 1919.
Admitted to hospital at sea, 21 July 1919 (malaria); discharged to duty, 26 July 1919.
Admitted to hospital at sea, 19 August 1919 (malaria; disembarked Melbourne, 5 September 1919; discharged Melbourne, 20 December 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Lismore Cemetery, Victoria|