|Place of birth||Miltown, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||43|
|Next of kin||Sister, Mrs Bridget Hauville, 68 Princess Street, Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Townsville, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||42nd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/59/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||42nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England
Embarked Sydney, 14 June 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 26 August 1917. Marched in to 11th Training Bn, Larkhill, 27 August 1917. Marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 9 October 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board 'A68', 1 November 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 3 January 1918, for onward travel to 1st Military District (Queensland); discharged, 12 February 1918 (senility and old injury to wrist joint).
Medal: British War Medal.Notation on file, 1 April 1938: British War Medal returned unclaimed.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MARTIN John|