|Place of birth||Singapore|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Grandparent, Carlonie Cornish, 16 Russel Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 1 year in the Senior Cadets.|
|Place of enlistment||Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Unit name||48th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 9 November 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 10 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 5 September 1917; taken on strength, 48th Bn, in the field, 16 September 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 12 December 1918; disembarked Fremantle, 18 January 1919; discharged (medically unfit: neurasthenia), Perth, 11 April 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name does not appear on Embarkation Roll.|
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Merredin New Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MADDEN Sydney Lynch Butler|