|Place of birth||Parkes, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||82 Alice Street, Newtown, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||George Abbott, 82 Alice Street, Newtown, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in the Australian Rifles Regiment for 1 year 4 months.|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 2|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/29/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Joined the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 4 April 1915.
On Command with Mobile Section, Suez Road Camp, 25 December 1915; rejoined unit, 13 February 1916.
Admitted to No 4 Hospital Train, Tel el Kebir, 12 February 1916 (synovitis); transferred to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Cairo, 17 February 1916; to Convalescent Hospital, Montazah, 3 March 1916; discharged to Overseas Base, 24 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 9 May 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 17 May 1916; taken on strength, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, 27 August 1916, and posted to No 2 Battery.
Admitted to 5th Field Ambulance, and transferred to 36th Casualty Clearing Station, 1 December 1916 (synovitis, right knee); to Ambulance Train No 23, 2 December 1916, and admitted to 3rd Stationary Hospital, 4 December 1916; to Base Depot, Etaples, 6 December 1916; to England, 13 December 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Barambah', 8 April 1917; disembarked Melbourne for onward overland travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit: synovitis), Sydney, 19 July 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ABBOTT George|