|Place of birth||Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales|
|School||Newtown Public School, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Address||Newtown, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Father, Jack Healey, 43 Trade Street, Newtown, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||59th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/76/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||59th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Morlancourt, France|
|Age at death||20.9|
|Age at death from cemetery records||25|
|Place of burial||Mericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 17), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Sarah HEALEY, 30 Gilpin Street, Camperdown, Sydney|
|Family/military connections||Newphew to Lt R. PARKS, 3rd Battalion A.I.F.,who was killed in action.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 3 November 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917; marched into 15th Training Bn, Hurdcott, 10 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 28 March 1917; marched into 5th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 29 March 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 31 March 1917; taken on strength of 59th Bn, in the field, 2 April 1917.
Wounded in action, 15 May 1917; admitted to No 14 Australian Field Ambulance, 15 May 1917(gassed); transferred to Divisional Rest Station, 15 May 1917; to No 47 Casualty Clearing Station, 15 May 1917; to No 3 Canadian Stationary Hospital, Doullens, 17 May 1917; to No 18 General Hospital, Camiers, 20 May 1917; to No 6 Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 27 May 1917; to No 5 Convalescent Depot, Cayeux, 9 June 1917; discharged, 26 June 1917; marched into 5th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Le Havre, 27 June 1917.
Found guilty, 6 July 1917, of while on active service, overstaying a pass by 1 hour 45 minutes: awarded 7 days' confined to camp.
Proceeded to unit, 31 July 1917; rejoined 59th Bn, 2 August 1917.
Wounded in action (2nd occasion), 26 September 1917; admitted to No 3 Australian Field Ambulance, 27 September 1917, and transferred to No 3 Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, the same day (shrapnel wound, left arm); to England, 28 September 1917; to No 2 Military Hospital, Old Park, Canterbury, 28 September 1917; to No 3 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 3 October 1917; discharged, 8 October 1917, and marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, the same day.
Marched into No 4 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 24 November 1917.
Posted as absent without leave, 2 January 1918; returned, 3 January 1918; case subsequently dismissed.
Marched into Overseas Training Bde, 7 January 1918.
Marched into 15th Training Bn , Codford, 23 January 1918.
On Command at 5th Divisional Signal School, Codford, 24 January 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 13 May 1918; marched into New Zealand Infantry and General Base Depot, Etaples, 14 May 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 16 May 1918; rejoined 59th Bn, 2 June 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918
Buried by Reverend C.H. Rogers, 6 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HEALEY Arthur John|