|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, Ireland|
|School||School in Ireland|
|Age on arrival in Australia||27|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Aunt, Mrs Mary Know, 'Killeshar', Westmead, Parramatta, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 years in the Imperial Yeomanry, Northern Ireland.|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||20th Battalion, D Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/37/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Machine Gun Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Soldier listed place of birth as Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, Ireland; mother as Co Cavan, Ireland.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Peronne, France|
|Age at death||36|
|Age at death from cemetery records||35|
|Place of burial||Prospect Hill Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No 20), Gouy, France|
|Family/military connections||Stepbrothers: 509 Corporal Arthur Stewart KNOX, 12th Light Horse, returned to Australia, 30 August 1918 (died 1925); 4320 Pte Charles William KNOX, 29th Bn, killed in action, Poloygon Wood, Belgium, 27 September 1917.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Proceeded from Egypt to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 16 August 1915.
Wounded in action, 13 December 1915 (shrapnel wound, head); admitted to 13th Casualty Clearing Station, Mudros, 14 December 1915. Transferred by hospital ship to Alexandria, 23 December 1915, and admitted to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis. Rejoined unit, Tel el Kebir, 19 January 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 25 March 1916.
Attached to 5th Machine Gun Company, 23 July 1916; taken on strength, 5th Machine Gun Company, 18 December 1916; mustered as Driver, 1 May 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 15 February 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 7 March 1918.
Found guilty, 30 March 1918, of being absent without leave from 7.30 am, 2 March, to 7.30 am, 5 March 1918: awarded 28 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited a total of 32 days' pay.
Reverted to Private at own request, 28 June 1918.
Killed in action by shell fire, 3 October 1918.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ABBOTT William Ethelbert|