|Place of birth||Rokewood Junction, Victoria|
|School||State School 338, Rokewood Junction, Victoria|
|Address||Rokewood Junction, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, Daniel McCallum, Rokewood Junction, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||39th Battalion, B Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/56/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||39th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Plaugy, Tonville, France|
|Age at death||25|
|Place of burial||Crouy British Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 2), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 27 May 1915; disembarked Devonport, England, 18 July 1916.
Found guilty, Larkhill, 1 August 1916, of being absent without leave from midnight, 31 July, to 9 pm, 1 August 1916: awarded 3 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeiture of a total of 3 days' pay.
Proceeded overseas to France, 23 November 1916.
Wounded in action, 27 January 1917 (gun shot wound, slight), and admitted to 9th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to Divisional Rest Station, 29 January 1917; discharged to duty, 31 January 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 3 February 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 24 April 1917.
Marched in to 3rd Division School, 24 April 1917; marched out to rejoin Bn, 29 April 1917.
Appointed Temporary Corporal, 16 June 1917.
Promoted Corporal, 31 August 1917.
Transferred to 10th Training Bn, Durrington, England, 31 August 1917.
On Command, Physical Training and Bayonet Training Course, Aldershot, 31 December 1917-25 January 1918: qualified as 'Very Fair'.
On Command, School of Instruction, Kandahar Barracks, Tidworth, 26 February 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 1 April 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 7 April 1918.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 1 June 1918 (gun shot wound, back); admitted to 10th Australian Field Ambulance, 2 June 1918, and transferred to 5th Casualty Clearing Station.
Died of wounds, 2 June 1918 (shell wound, back, penetrating abdomen).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McCALLUM Adolphus John|