|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Candelo, New South Wales|
|School||Ettrick/Iron Pot Creek School, New South Wales|
|Address||Kyogle, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs M Scully, Kyogle, New South Wales|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||9th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/26/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||9th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Enlisted, 11 August 1915. Appointed Acting Corporal, 24 May 1916; reverted to Private, 21 June 1916.
Proceeded from England to France, 9 August 1916; taken on strength, 9th Bn, from Reinforcements ex 1st Australian Division Base Depot, Etaples, France, 22 August 1916.
Admitted sick to hospital, France, 3 February 1917; rejoined unit, 19 February 1917.
Admitted sick with pleurisy, 21 August 1917; transferred to 53rd Casualty Clearing Station, 22 August 1917; admitted to 3rd Australian General Hospital, 23 August 1917; to 3rd Convalescent Depot, 30 August 1917. Found guilty of being present in Treport without authorisation. Discharged to duty, 7 September 1917.
Rejoined unit in Belgium, 20 October 1917.
Appointed Acting Corporal (without pay), 16 November 1917; reverted to Private, 1 February 1918.
On leave in England, 1-22 December 1917; rejoined unit, 22 December 1917.
Charged with being absent from his billet without a pass, failing to carry a box respirator, and giving the wrong name, rank and number to the MP; found guilty and sentenced to 7 days' Field Punishment No. 2, 13 July 1918.
Found guilty of unlawful possession of a government bicycle: sentenced to 14 days' Field Punishment No. 2, 14 July 1918.
Promoted Temporary Corporal, 28 September 1918; Corporal, 17 November 1918; Temporary Sergeant, 18 November 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Osmonde', 16 June 1919; arrived in Australia, 5 August 1919; discharged in Brisbane, Queensland, 19 September 1919.
W service: 4 years 41 days (of which 3 years 108 days were abroad).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Casino Lawn Cemetery (Catholic portion), New South Wales|