|Place of birth||Fairford, Gloucestershire, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||27|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr Henry William Hayward, Worton, Berks, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Grafton, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||25th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/42/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||5th Field Bakery, Australian Army Service Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Transferred to 5th Field Bakery and promoted Corporal, 5 March 1916.
Admitted to 14th Field Ambulance, 29 March 1916 (diarrhoea), and transferred same day to No 2 Australian Stationary hospital, Tel el Kebir; discharged to duty, 2 April 1916.
Admitted to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, 17 May 1916 (not yet diagnosed); discharged, 18 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 20 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
On leave to United Kingdom, 18 July 1917; rejoined unit from leave, 2 August 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 7 August 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 25 August 1918.
Marched out to england for return to Australia, 21 February 1919; marched in to Reserve Brigade Australian Artillery, Heytesbury, 22 February 1919. Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 17 March 1919 (urethortis catarrh); discharged, 29 March 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board 'Sardinia', 19 April 1919; disembarked Sydney, 11 June 1919; discharged, Brisbane, 6 August 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal