|Place of birth||Castlefin, Co Donegal, Ireland|
|Address||Katanning, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Father, George McCurdy, Menahoney, Castleton, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/15/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of burial||Kantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 273), Egypt|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War Service, Egypt
Marched out to Serapeum, 26 February 1916.
Admitted to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, Serapeum, 29 April 1916 (influenza); discharged, 6 May 1916.
Admitted to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 17 June 1916 (debility); transferred to 54th Casualty Clearing Station, 20 June 1916; returned to duty, 27 June 1916.
Found guilty, 21 July 1916, of drunkenness when on active service: awarded 7 days Field Punishment No 2; forfeited a total of 5 days pay.
To be Driver, 1 August 1916.
Transferred to 3rd Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron, Bally-Bunion, 3 August 1916.
Admitted to hospital, Romani, 18 August 1916 (debility); transferred to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 19 August 1916 (diarrhoea); discharged to duty, 22 August 1916.
Reverted to Trooper (at own request), Masaid, 28 December 1916.
Killed in action, Rafa, 9 January 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, McCURDY George|