|Place of birth||Williams River, Western Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||38|
|Next of kin||Wife, Alice Buirchell, Kojonup, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||48th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||48th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England
Embarked Fremantle, 9 November 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 10 January 1917; marched in to 11th Training Bn, Codford, 11 January 1917.
Admitted to Sutton Veny Hospital, 10 February 1917 (senility); marched in to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 10 February 1917.
Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 7 April 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Miltiades', 4 May 1917, for discharge (senility); disembarked Fremantle, 24 June 1917; discharged (overage), Perth, 4 August 1917.Medal: British War Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name does not appear on Embarkation Roll.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BUIRCHELL Thomas|