|Place of birth||Allora, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Jane Elizabeth Holmes, Yarranlea, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||At sea|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/7/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Field Squadron Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt
Taken on strength, 1st Light Horse Training Regiment, Tel el Kebir, 5 May 1916.
Transferred to Artillery Details, 15 May 1916; taken on strength, 1st Field Squadron Engineers, Kantara, 25 June 1916.
Appointed Driver, 1 July 1916.
Admitted to 14th Australian General Hospital, Port Said, 25 June 1918 (balaritis, non-venereal); transferred to Port Said Rest Camp, 7 July 1918. Marched into Engineers Training Unit, Moascar, 17 July 1918.
Found guilty, 19 July 1918, of disobedience of orders in that he failed to salute an officer, Moascar: awarded 3 days' confined to barracks.
Rejoined 1st Field Suadron Engineers, 12 August 1918.
Admitted to 24th Stationary Hospital, Kantara, 17 October 1918 (malaria); discharged to Rest Camp, Port Said, 23 October 1918; rejoined unit, in the field, 2 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Sydney', 4 March 1919; arrived Melbourne, 11 April 1919; discharged, Brisbane, 24 April 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||63|
|Place of burial||Pittsworth Cemetery, Queensland|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HOLMES Jeffrey Thomas|