|Place of birth||Port Fairy, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Victoria Street, Windsor, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||29|
|Next of kin||Arthur Ronald Brett, Victoria Street, Windsor, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Warrnambool, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 2, Brigade Ammunition Column|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/30/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A27 Southern on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Age at death from cemetery records||34|
|Place of burial||Brighton Cemetery (Indep. Plot C, Grave No. 42), Victoria|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Brother: Mr A.R.W. BRETT|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Alexandria to join Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 3 April 1915.
Found guilty, 8 May 1915, of being asleep at this post: awarded 10 days' Field Punishment No 1.
Admitted to No 17 General Hospital, Alexandria, 30 June 1915 (coryza); transferred to England, 15 August 1915; to King George's Hospital, Stamford Street, London, 27 August 1915.
Commenced return to Australia from Portland on board HT 'Themistocles', 8 May 1916; disembarked, 19 June 1916; discharged Melbourne (medically unfit: pleurisy).
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalDied of tuberculosis, Austin Hospital, 27 December 1919.
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BRETT Cecil Ernest Wilfred|