|Place of birth||Sebastopol, Victoria|
|School||Ridan State School, No 1289, Victoria|
|Address||Verdon Street, Sebastopol, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs E Jolly, Verdon Street, Sebastopol, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served in the Cadets.|
|Place of enlistment||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||14th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/31/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||31st Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)|
|Age at death||19|
|Age at death from cemetery records||19|
|Place of burial||Rue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 78), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Francis George and Elizabeth Jane JOLLY, Verdon Street, Sebastopol, Victoria|
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 2033 Pte Albert Thomas JOLLY, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 20 April 1919; 716 Pte George Hector JOLLY, 31st Bn, returned to Australia, 22 February 1917.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Joined 14th Bn from 13th Reinforcements, Tel el Kebir, 4 March 1916.
Transferred to 31st Bn, Tel el Kebir, 18 May 1916; taken on strength of 31st Bn, Ferry Post, 24 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 25 June 1916.
Killed in action, 21 July 1916.
Buried Eaton Hall Military Cemetery, Croix Blanche, by Reverend G. Cranston, no date recorded.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, JOLLY Wesley Clarence|