|Place of birth||Undera Victoria|
|Address||Undera, via Mooroopna, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, J C McNeil, Undera, via Mooroopna, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Military Medal (
'Valuable work and personal courage in patrolling lines under heavy fire, enabling Company communications to be maintained.'
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'During operations 20/22nd September 1917, near POLYGON de ZONNEBEKE east of YPRES Pte. McNEIL as a runner and linesmen did valuable work at great personal risk. He patrolled his lines under heavy enemy fire and enabled company communications to be maintained.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31