|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Granville, New South Wales|
|Address||Ashfield, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Father, Joseph Osborn, 'Glenorie', Wallace Street, Ashfield, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 2 years in the Senior Cadets.|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||New South Wales Reinforcement 13|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/111/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||*Spelt Cecil Cordery Osborn on NR|
War service: England
Embarked Sydney, 17 July 1918; admitted to ship's hospital at sea, 14 September 1918 (tonsilitis); discharged from ship's hospital, 18 September 1918; disembarked London, England, 27 September 1918, and marched in to 5th Training Bn, Fovant.
Admitted to Group Clearing Hospital, 23 November 1918 (frontal sinasitis); transferred to Military Hospital, Sutton Veney, 7 December 1918.
Admitted to 1st Australian General Hospital, Sutton Veney, 16 January 1919 (influenza); marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, from Sutton Veney, 28 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Shropshire', 1 April 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 16 May 1919, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit: invalid), 2 July 1919.Medal: British War Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name incorrectly recorded on Embarkation Roll as Cecil Cordory OSBORN.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, OSBORN Cecil Cordery|