|Place of birth||Killymallaght, Londonderry, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Father, J Mitchell, Killymallaght, c/o Cullion PO, Cullion, Londonderry, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil (previously rejected for AIF enlistment on account of teeth)|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Gunner|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 14|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/30/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength of Divisional Ammunition Column, and posted to No 2 Section, 29 February 1916. Taken on strength, 3rd Field Artillery Brigade, Tel el Kebir, 8 March 1916. Appointed Driver, 14 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 23 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 March 1916.
Found guilty, 30 March 1916, of being absent from 7.15 parade: awarded 5 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Transferred to and taken on strength of 1st Divisional Ammunition Column, 13 May 1916. Transferred to No 2 Section, 24 January 1917. Transferred to 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, 28 January 1917, and posted to 4th Battery.
Found guilty, 29 June 1917, of while on stable picquet leaving his post without permission: awarded 3 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Wounded in action, Belgium, 11 August 1917 (shell wound, back), and admitted to 55th Field Ambulance; transferred to Casualty Clearing Station, and thence to 22nd General Hospital, 12 August 1917; transferred to England, 17 August 1917, and admitted to Voluntary Aid Detachment, Nethercote, Ramsgate (gun shot wound, left ankle: slight); transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 25 September 1917; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 28 September 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Anchises', 1 November 1917; discharged, Melbourne, 24 May 1918.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalMedal stamps marked 'Returned 10/5/23'.
|Miscellaneous details||Next of kin address incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Killymallagh, Bullion, Ireland.|