|Place of birth||Hillsborough, Co Down, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Barlow Street, Albion Park, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||36|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Alice Wilson, Barlow Street, Albion Park, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 years in the Royal Hussars, British Army.|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||14/16/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||49th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 24 January 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 12 April 1917; marched into Pioneer Training Bn, Fovant, 12 April 1917.
Found guilty of being absent without leave from 0900hrs to 1530hrs, 16 May 1917: awarded 7 days' confined to camp and forfeiture of a total of 9 days' pay.
Transferred to 49th Bn, Codford, 11 July 1917; taken on strength 49th Bn, 23 October 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 14 October 1917; disembarked Havre, 15 October 1917; marched into 4th Divisional Base Details, 15 October 1917; joined 49th Bn, 18 October 1917.
Admitted to 59th Casualty Clearing Station, 17 November 1917 (debility); transferred to 5th Convalescent Depot, Cayeux, 22 November 1917; discharged to 4th Divisional Base Details, Havre, 29 November 1917; transferred to England for permanent Base duties, 20 December 1917 (phthisis).
Commenced return to Australia on board HT Osterley, 31 January 1918; discharged Brisbane (medically unfit), 16 October 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WILSON William Alexander|