|Place of birth||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Leichhardt, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||23.7|
|Next of kin||Father, George Thomas Wallis, 147 James Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in the Cadets, Leichhardt.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||45th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/62/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Nicholson on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||45th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 8 November 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 10 January 1917, and marched into 12th Training Bn, Codford.
Found guilty, 5 February 1917, of failing to appear at place ordered by C.O.; absent without leave from midnight, 22 January, to 8 pm, 4 February 1916: awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 16 days' pay.
Proceeded overseas to France, 13 March 1917; taken on strength, 45th Bn, in the field, 6 April 1917.
Tried by Field General Court Martial, 3 November 1917, on charge of when on Active Service, deserting His Majesty's Service; absent without leave from 4 pm, 9 October, to 9 am, 24 October 1917; found guilty; awarded 10 years' penal servitude, and forfeited pay of 10 years and 25 days; sentence suspended, 27 November 1917.
Admitted to 13th Australian Field Ambulance, 4 February 1918 (bursitis); transferred to 54th Genera; Hospital, 5 February 1918; to England, 5 March 1918, and admitted to First Time Hospital, Clandon Park, Guildford (synovitis, right knee); transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 18 March 1918; discharged on furlough, 2 April 1918, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 16 April 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Malta', 31 July 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 28 September 1918, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit: synovitis, right knee), 9 March 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||63|
|Place of burial||Cremated: St Thomas Cemetery, Enfield, New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WALLIS Harold Edgar|