|Place of birth||Lawrence, New South Wales|
|Address||Coraki, Richmond River, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Father, Simon Scroope, Police Station, Coraki, Richmond River, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||38th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/55/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||38th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked from Sydney, 9 November 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 9 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 20 April 1917; taken on strength, 38th Bn, 24 April 1917.
Admitted to West Lancashire Regiment Field Ambulance, 28 April 1917 (influenza); transferred to 2/3 Wessex Regiment Field Ambulance, 2 May 1917; rejoined unit, 12 May 1917.
Wounded in action (gassed), 7 June 1917; admitted to 13th General Hospital, 8 June 1917. Transferred to England, 10 June 1917, and admitted to Horton County of London War Hospital, 10 June 1917. Granted furlough, 1 August 1917, to report to No. 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 15 august 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Lyttleton', 19 October 1917 (gassed and chronic bronchitis); arrived Melbourne, 15 December 1917 for overland travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit), 21 February 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Rookwood Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, SCROOPE Henry Leo|