|Place of birth||Limerick, Ireland|
|Age at embarkation||44|
|Previous military service||Served for 1 year 10 months, Citizen Bushmen's Contingent, South Africa.|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||FQMS|
|Unit name||7th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/12/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||3A|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Quartermaster Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt
Taken on strength of the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Maadi, 28 December 1915; marched out to Serapeum, 25 February 1916.
Struck down with illness, Bir Etmaler, 23 June 1916; admitted to 31st General Hospital, Port Said, 24 June 1916; transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Cairo, 27 June 1916 (general debility).
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on HT 'Seeang Choon', 17 July 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 18 August 1916. Discharged as being medically unfit for service, Sydney, 9 September 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WHITE William John|