|Place of birth||Perth, Western Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Marion Heath, 80 Day Street, Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Disembarked Suez, 18 December 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Wounded in action, Fromelles, 19 July 1916 (gun shot wound, shoulder), admitted to 15th Field Ambulance and transferred to 1st Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to Ambulance Train No 7, 20 July 1916, and admitted to 8th Stationary Hospital, Wimereux; transferred to England, 22 July 1916; admitted to Edmonton Military Hospital, London, 28 July 1916 (gun shot wound: severe; fractured left humerus); three operations for sequestrectomy and to plate fracture; sepsis intervened; plate subsequently removed 'about 23 January 1917'; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 11 April 1917; discharged of furlough, 26 April 1917, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 11 May 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Euripides', 21 July 1917; discharged, Perth, 8 March 1918.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HEATH William|