|Place of birth||Chorley, Lancashire, England|
|Address||Peninsula Road, Maylands, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||29|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Mary Ann Bond, Peninsula Road, Maylands, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Northam, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||28th Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/45/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on
|Two ships sailed from Fremantle carrying men from the 28th Battalion Headquarters, and Companies A, B, C and D. From embarkation records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship each man sailed on. They are: 30 officers and 982 others embarked at Fremantle, Western Australia, on HMAT A11, 'Ascanius', on 29 June 1915 and 12 others embarked at Fremantle, Western Australia, on HMAT A36, 'Thirty-Six, on 12 July 1916.|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sapper|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Admitted to 7th Field Ambulance, Gallipoli, 30 October 1915 (influenza); transferred to 16th Casualty Clearing Station, 4 november 1915 (pyrexia, unknown origin); to HS 'Galeka' bound for Alexandria, 5 november 1915, and admitted to No 3 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 9 November 1915 (pyrexia); transferred to No 2 General hospital, 10 December 1915 (asthma); to Ras el Tin Convalescent Hospital, 10 December 1915 (gastritis); to Mena House Hospital, 10 December 1915; taken on strength, Overseas Base, Ghezireh, 15 December 1915; returned to duty, Tel el Kebir, 10 January 1916.
Taken on strength, 7th Field Company Engineers, 7 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 14 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 19 March 1916.
Admitted to 7th Field Ambulance, Morbecque, 28 March 1916 (bronchitis); discharged to lines, 31 March 1916.
Admitted to 7th Field Ambulance, 27 Match 1917 (pyrexia, unknown origin); discharged to duty, 3 April 1917 (influenza).
On leave to England, 29 April 1917; rejoined unit from leave, 15 May 1917.
Admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 10 March 1918 (gonorrhoea), and transferred to 2nd Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 17, 11 March 1918, and admitted to 39th General Hospital, Havre, 13 March 1918; discharged to Base Depot, 28 April 1918; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 50 days; rejoined unit, in the field, 7 May 1918.
Admitted to 7th Field Ambulance, 13 June 1918 (influenza); discharged to duty, 16 June 1918.
Detached for duty at Company Kit Stores, Peronne, 28 September 1918; rejoined unit, 6 October 1918.
Marched out to England, 29 January 1919, for return to Australia.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Anchises', 28 February 1919; disembarked Albany, 7 April 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Perth, 11 June 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||York Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BOND Thomas|