Regimental number2263
Address59 Wilson Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr George Henry Weatherby, Cooma Street, Yass, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1918

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry and resource at Peronne on 1 September, 1918. During the attack an enemy field gun was captured, with a large supply of ammunition. This man helped another to work the gun, and brought fire to bear on a quarry where the enemy were assembling and inflicted severe casualties.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 35
Date: 15 April 1920