|Place of birth||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Occupation||Wire mattress weaver|
|Address||46 Ryan Street, Lilyfield, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, James Twyford, 46 Ryan Street, Lilyfield, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in the Militia.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||30th Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/47/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||30th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt
Embarked Sydney, 9 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 11 December 1915.
Admitted to No 1 Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, date not recorded; discharged to Base Depot, Zeitoun, 1 March 1916 (chronic suppurating ear); marched out to unit, Tel el Kebir, 29 March 1916.
Admitted to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, 25 April 1916 (ear trouble), and transferred to No 4 Hospital Train; admitted to No 3 Australian General Hospital, Abbassia, 25 April 1916; transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 12 May 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Port Sydney' for discharge (deafness), 24 June 1916; disembarked Sydney, 22 July 1916; discharged (medically unfit: deafness with otitis otorrhoea)), Sydney, 8 September 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, TWYFORD William Ewart|