|Place of birth||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Mother, Charlotte Hynes, Austral Hall, Woolcott Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 2.5 years in the Senior Cadets; 9 months in the Militia; discharged to join the AIF.|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Unit name||Light Trench Mortar Battery, 6th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on
|An Embarkation Roll for the Light Trench Mortar Battery, 6th Reinforcement, does not appear on the AWM website.|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Provost Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 10 February 1917, and appointed Voyage Only Corporal; disembarked Plymouth, England, 11 April 1917, and reverted to Private.
Proceeded overseas to France, 20 October 1917; taken on strength, 1st Anzac Wireless Section, in the field, 2 November 1917.
Transferred to 33rd Bn, 22 November 1917.
Wounded in action,17 April 1918 (gassed), and admitted to 55th Field Ambulance; transferred to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 25 April 1918; to England, 25 April 1918, and admitted to Exeter War Hospital, 26 April 1918; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary hospital, Harefield, 4 June 1918; discharged on furlough, 6 June 1918, to report to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 20 June 1918.
Marched out for duty with Australian Provost Corps, Tidworth, 12 July 1918.
Granted leave without pay, 17 January-18 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia (at own expense)on board SS 'Ventura', 29 April 1919; disembarked Sydney, 29 April 1919; discharged (medically unfit), 19 June 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name does not appear on Embarkation Roll.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HYNES William Arthur|