|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Richmond, New South Wales|
|School||Richmond District Rural School, New South Wales|
|Address||'Minniveh', Arden Street, Coogee, Sydney|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs H L Woodhill, 'Minniveh', Arden Street, Coogee, Sydney|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in the Compulsory Military Training scheme.|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||19th Battalion, A Company|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||5th Machine Gun Company|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 1943 Pte Bertie Meredith WOODHILL, 33rd Bn, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919.|
War service: served in the 7th Reinforcement, 13th Bn, 28 May-20 June 1915; 19th Bn, 21 June 1915-16 January 1916; 20th Bn, 17 January-7 March 1916; transferred to 5th Brigade Machine Gun Company, 8 March 1916; appointed Driver, 9 May 1916.
Embarked from Sydney on board HMAT 'Ceramic', 25 June 1915; disembarked Egypt. Admitted to Australian and New Zealand Convalescent Hospital with sore eyes, 26 August 1915; discharged for light duties. Proceeded to join British Expeditionary Force: embarked from Alexandria, 17 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 March 1916.
Received slight gun shot wound, right shoulder, 3 May 1917; treated at 9th Casualty Clearing Station. Transferred from Rouen on the 'St David' to Red Cross Hospital, Sherborne, Dorset, 14 May 1917; subsequently to Convalescent hospital, Perham Downs. Found guilty of being in Tidworth without leve on 15 August 1917: ordered to forfeit one day's pay.
Fell ill in Liverpool while on leave, admitted to 1st Western General Hospital, Grantham, 3 December 1917; transferred to 3rd Australian Army Hospital, Dartford, 28 February 1918; discharged to No. 2 Convalescent Depot, Weymouth, 12 March 1918.Embarked for Australia on board 'Suevic', 21 April 1918, suffering pleurisy and phlebitis (left leg). Arrived in Australia, 7 June 1918; discharged, 18 July 1918. Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal