|Place of birth||Captain's Flat, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||PO Albury, Albury, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Father, W Snare, Major's Creek, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 18 moths in the 17th Battery, Australian Field Artillery; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Sergeant|
|Unit name||Divisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 1|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||25/89/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||240|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Transferred to 3rd Field Company Engineers, 23 February 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 5 April 1915.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 27 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 3 April 1916.
On leave, 11 May 1917; rejoined unit, in the field, 25 May 1917.
Admitted to 38th Casualty Clearing Station, 7 July 1917 (orchitis); transferred to 41st Stationary Hospital, 9 July 1917 (gonorrhoea); to Ambulance Train, 13 July 1917, and admitted to 39th General Hospital, Havre, 15 July 1917; treatment terminated, 15 August 1917: 38 days' treatment for venereal disease; 2nd disease, non-venereal (scabies), 16 August 1917; discharged to Base details, 22 August 1917; rejoined unit, in the field, 6 September 1917.
Admitted to 1st Field Ambulance, 12 December 1917 (rheumatic fever); transferred to 1st Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, 1 January 1918; to England, 1 January 1918, and admitted to 2nd Southern General Hospital, Bristol, 2 January 1918; transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 17 January 1918; discharged, 24 January 1918, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 12 February 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Suevic', 21 April 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 7 June 1918; discharged (medically unfit: rheumatic fever and dilated action of the heart), 26 September 1918.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal