|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||80 Avenue Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Mother, 80 Avenue Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||18th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/35/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||18th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Age at death from cemetery records||27|
|Place of burial||St. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block S, Plot II, Row Z, Grave No. 15), Rouen, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Frederick and Emma MERRETT, 80 Avenue Road, Mosman, New South Wales|
War service (AN&MEF): enlisted 11 August 1914 as 739 Private; embarked from Sydney, 19 August 1914; served at Rabaul; returned to Australia and discharged, 18 January 1915. [See 739 C.E. MERRETT.
War service (AIF): embarked from Sydney, 19 June 1915.
Wounded in action, Gallipoli, 22 August 1915 (gun shot wound, left hand). Evacuated to England, 25 November 1915; admitted to 3rd London General Hospital, 5 December 1915.
Commenced return to Australia, 11 March 1916 (septic poisoning).
Re-embarked as R1802 from Sydney, 10 February 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 11 April 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 2 November 1917; taken on strength, 18th Bn, 7 November 1917.
Admitted to 5th General Hospital, Rouen, 14 November 1918 (dangerously ill: broncho-pneumonia); died, 29 November 1918.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal